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Master's Thesis

Module name (EN): Master´s Thesis
Degree programme: Cultural Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2018
Module code: MAKM-320
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: -
ECTS credits: 22
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Final thesis

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Exam recurrence:
The information regarding exam recurrence is found within the exam policy of the study programme (ASPO).
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
MAKM-320 Cultural Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2018, semester 3, mandatory course
The total student study time for this course is 660 hours.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
MAKM-250 Cultural Management Seminar

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Nicole Schwarz
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Nicole Schwarz

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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 period of time,
_        and be able to apply the established methods of cultural management in the process,
_        be able to scientifically evaluate and reflect on well-known contributions on their topic,
_        be able to develop their own research approaches and suitable solutions,
_        be able to apply the theoretical, methodological and argumentative competence acquired during their studies,
_        be capable of presenting their results precisely and in a scientific manner,
_        and thus, expand the current state of research

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Module content:
The Master´s thesis must refer to relevant, subject-related course content that will be coordinated between the student and his/her supervisor. Thematically, it can refer to a practical problem (in cooperation with a cultural institution resp. a public authority) 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 composition

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Recommended or required reading:
Depends on the respective topic

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