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Practical Training Phase

Module name (EN): Practical Training Phase
Degree programme: International Tourism-Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020
Module code: BITM-690
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 12P (12 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 15
Semester: 6
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
German/English/French/Spanish
Assessment:
The practical training phase lasts at least 12 weeks. It is to be spent in non-German-speaking countries. Foreign students whose mother tongue is not German can also spend the practical trainng phase in Germany upon application.
Students must prepare a practical report on their activities during the practical training phase. This must be submitted to the practice consultant no later than 4 weeks after completion of the practical training phase. If the practical training phase is officially verified, the student is considered to have passed. Further details can be found in § 4 of the General Regulations for Bachelor´s and Master´s Programs (ASPO) and in Paragraph 1.6 of the ASPO Annex to the International Tourism Management Program. The presentation of the practical training phase is part of the colloquium BITM-692 and will be evaluated there.

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Curricular relevance:
BITM-690 International Tourism-Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013, semester 6, mandatory course
BITM-690 International Tourism-Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2015, semester 6, mandatory course
BITM-690 International Tourism-Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 6, mandatory course
BITM-690 International Tourism-Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020, semester 6, mandatory course
Workload:
180 class hours (= 135 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 450 hours (equivalent to 15 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 315 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
BITM-112 Principles of the Tourism Sector
BITM-320 Management in the Tourism Industry
BITM-331


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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Achim Schröder
Lecturer:
Professoren der Fakultät


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Learning outcomes:
The practical study phase is intended to give students the opportunity to put their theoretical knowledge into practice and to contribute to solving concrete problems.
 


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Module content:
It is an integrated part of the course of study that is coordinated with the content of the course of study and supervised. As a rule, it must be carried out in a company or other professional institution. Students are to take on tasks in the supervising institution that correspond in content to the occupational profile of the degree they are aiming for.

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Teaching methods/Media:
The practical training phase is a special academic achievement. It is intended to give students the opportunity to put their theoretical knowledge into practice and to contribute to solving concrete problems.

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Recommended or required reading:
In addition to the basic literature from the individual modules, current company- and industry-specific literature is recommended.
 
- General study and examination regulations for Bachelor´s and Master´s programs (ASPO), in particular §4
- Annex ASPO of the International Tourism Management course, in particular Paragraph 1.6

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