Specialization Module „Current Topics in Economics“ (Master Economics/Business Administration)

Turn: each summer term

Semester: 1, 2, 3

Module number: VWL MWP25,
                                 as from winter term 2018/2019: VWL MWP23-27

Workload (h): 180

Credits: 6 ECTS

Module Structure:

Nr.

Typ

Course

Credits

Presence
 

Self-study (h)

1.

Seminar

Seminar Economics

6

 

30 h

 

150 h

Module description:

In this module, acquired skills of other economic modules are applied in an independent work on specific economic issues. Thereby theoretical, empirical, methodological and institutional aspects are combined. The content of the seminar is devoted to different topics, while in particular niches of economic research are examined. Students are required to hand in a seminar thesis (10 pages) and give a presentation (20 min.) at the seminar.

Prerequisites:

None