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Master's Colloquium

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Master´s Colloquium
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Marketing Science, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016
Module code: MAMS-320
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
2S (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Term paper with presentation (can be repeated semesterly)

[updated 20.11.2019]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

MAMS-320 (P420-0023) Marketing Science, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016 , semester 3, mandatory course
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
MAMS-240 Empirical Marketing Seminar

[updated 25.01.2016]
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Tatjana König
Prof. Dr. Tatjana König

[updated 25.01.2016]
Learning outcomes:
        After successfully completing this module, students will:
-        combine their findings from theory and practice in a solution-oriented way,
-        present the core elements of their Master´s thesis with special regard to their own individual contribution and be able to justify their approach and methodology to a critical audience,
        be able to critically discuss the results of their Master´s thesis,
-        be able to formulate the findings of their work with regard to its implications for companies and, if necessary, for further research,
        be able to formulate the key message of their thesis in German and English as an abstract,
_        be able to take part in professional, practice-oriented discussions about marketing,
Within the framework of the Master´s Colloquium (block seminar), students will present the topic, the theoretical foundation, their approach and methodology, as well as the results - if available - of their Master´s thesis and discuss these critically, in particular with regard to the limits of their own work.

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Module content:

[still undocumented]
Teaching methods/Media:
Oral presentation, expert discussions

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Recommended or required reading:
Depends on the topic of the Master´s thesis.

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