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Master's Colloquium

Module name (EN): Master´s Colloquium
Degree programme: Supply Chain Management, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016
Module code: MASCM-320
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2S (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 2
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Presentation (can be repeated semesterly)

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
MASCM-320 Supply Chain Management, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016, semester 3, mandatory course
MASCM-320 Supply Chain Management, Master, ASPO 01.04.2017, semester 3, mandatory course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
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

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
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:
_ combine their findings from theory and practice in a solution-oriented way,
_ present the core elements of their Master´s thesis and justify their approach and methodology in front of a critical audience,
_ discuss the results of their Master´s thesis critically,
_ formulate the findings of their work with regard to its implications for companies and, if necessary, for further research,
_ participate in a scientific, as well as a practice-oriented expert discussion in the field of Supply Chain Management.
Within the framework of the Master´s Colloquium (block seminar), students will present the topic, their approach and methodology, as well as the results - if available - of their Master´s thesis and discuss these critically, in particular with regard to the limits of their own work.

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Module content:

[still undocumented]
Teaching methods/Media:
Seminar with presentations and discussions.

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Recommended or required reading:
Depends on the topic of the Master´s thesis.

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