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Master's Thesis

Module name (EN): Master´s Thesis
Degree programme: Supply Chain Management, Master, ASPO 01.04.2017
Module code: MASCM-310
SAP-Submodule-No.: T420-0343
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: -
ECTS credits: 22
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Master´s thesis (can be repeated semesterly)

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
MASCM-310 (T420-0343) Supply Chain Management, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016, semester 3, mandatory course
MASCM-310 (T420-0343) Supply Chain Management, Master, ASPO 01.04.2017, semester 3, mandatory course
The total student study time for this course is 660 hours.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Teresa Melo
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Teresa Melo

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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 time,
_ scientifically evaluate and reflect on well-known contributions on their topic,
_ develop their own research approaches and suitable solutions,
_ while formulating correct working hypotheses,
_ apply the theoretical, methodological and argumentative competence acquired during their studies,
_ analyze complex issues and describe and evaluate correct economic terminology,
_ present their results precisely and in a scientific manner,
_ work on a practice-oriented or theoretical topic in a structured manner and document the results scientifically in the form of a Master´s thesis.
The Master´s thesis must refer to relevant, subject-related course content that will be coordinated between the student and his/her supervisor.

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Module content:
Thematically, it can refer to a practical problem (in cooperation with a company or institution) 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 thesis

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Recommended or required reading:
Depends on the respective topic

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