4007436: Research Seminar

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Semester:WS 15/16
Scheduled in semester:5
Semester Hours per Week / Contact Hours:30.0 L / 22.5 h
Self-directed study time:67.5 h

Module coordination/Lecturers


Bachelor's degree programme in Business Administration (01.09.2012)


Current Topics in Financial Services:

  • Understand and analyze current topics in financial services in one of the three offered specialization parts (Finance, Law or Tax).


    • Apply the methods on a complex topic and are able to present the findings in a report
    • Know how to write a term paper according to scientific writing principles.
    • Understand the logic and drivers behind current economic developments in financial services.
    • Summarize and explain their findings in a presentation.
    • Evaluate the outcomes of their term paper.
    • Know how to respond to feedback questions and critique in a follow-up discussion after a presentation in front of class.
    • Show that their ability to stick to a complex topic throughout a full term.
    • They keep an overview over the topic and don`t get lost in details.

Lectures Method

Interactive Lecture
Term paper and executive summaryPresentation


Articles about current topics in financial services will be provided by the course instructor.