5407436: Research Seminar

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Semester:WS 22/23
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.

Exam Modalities

Term Paper, Executive Summary, Presentation