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Seminar International Management

Module name (EN): Seminar International Management
Degree programme: International Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2016
Module code: MAIM-311
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 6S (6 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 8
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Term paper with presentation (can be repeated annually)
Curricular relevance:
MAIM-311 International Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2012, semester 3, mandatory course
MAIM-311 International Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2016, semester 3, mandatory course
MAIM-311 International Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2020, semester 3, mandatory course
90 class hours (= 67.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 240 hours (equivalent to 8 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 172.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
MAIM-431 Master-Thesis (Abschlussarbeit)

[updated 31.10.2019]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Stefanie Jensen
Prof. Dr. Stefanie Jensen

[updated 31.08.2016]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module the student should be able to…
•        independently deal with a topic from a selected problem field in international management,
•        structure the contents of a problem logically, search for suitable theoretical and practical sources and conduct a corresponding analysis by using scientific standards,
•        link theoretical principles and concepts with practical examples and examine them critically resp. find
        solutions for them,
•        present the findings in the form of a presentation within a given time frame,
•        lead a discussion with their fellow students about their findings.
•        prepare a paper about the topic by using scientific standards

[updated 10.12.2019]
Module content:
Written term paper and presentation about
- culturally related management and the influence of national particularities in Management and/or
- selected topics about management disciplines in the context of  international operations and/or
- different international market scenarios for different industries

[updated 10.12.2019]
Teaching methods/Media:
Term paper; presentation of results and group discussion. Lectures, Team consultations (coaching sessions, input sessions with company representatives.

[updated 10.12.2019]
Recommended or required reading:
Use of international management literature depending on topic. The students will select their literature themselves.
Intensive offline and online research required

[updated 07.01.2016]
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