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Master's Thesis

Module name (EN): Master´s Thesis
Degree programme: Supply Chain Management, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016
Module code: MASCM-310
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: -
ECTS credits: 22
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Master´s thesis (can be repeated semesterly)

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
MASCM-310 Supply Chain Management, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016, semester 3, mandatory course
MASCM-310 Supply Chain Management, Master, ASPO 01.04.2017, semester 3, mandatory course
The total student study time for this course is 660 hours.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
MASCM-110 Logistics Seminar
MASCM-120 Lean Production Concepts and Methods
MASCM-130 Business Process and Quality Management
MASCM-210 Supply Chain Planning
MASCM-220 International Supply Management
MASCM-230 Study Project
MASCM-240 Advanced Operations Research

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
MASCM-Z1 Practical Phase - Internship
MASCM-Z2 Research Phase - Internship

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Teresa Melo
Dozenten des Studiengangs

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to:
_ independently create a scientific work on a chosen or given topic within a given time,
_ scientifically evaluate and reflect on well-known contributions on their topic,
_ develop their own research approaches and suitable solutions,
_ while formulating correct working hypotheses,
_ apply the theoretical, methodological and argumentative competence acquired during their studies,
_ analyze complex issues and describe and evaluate correct economic terminology,
_ present their results precisely and in a scientific manner,
_ work on a practice-oriented or theoretical topic in a structured manner and document the results scientifically in the form of a Master´s thesis.
The Master´s thesis must refer to relevant, subject-related course content that will be coordinated between the student and his/her supervisor.

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Module content:
Thematically, it can refer to a practical problem (in cooperation with a company or institution) or a theoretical problem (e.g. in cooperation with a research institution). Students are given 20 weeks to write their thesis.

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Teaching methods/Media:
Written thesis

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Recommended or required reading:
Depends on the respective topic

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