This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of WS 2020/1 (current)
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|WS 2020/1||SS 2020||SS 2016||WS 2015/6|
WI001114 is a semester module in English language at Master’s level which is offered in winter semester.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Catalogue of soft-skill courses
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|90 h||30 h||3 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
- Foundations of management
- International dimension of management
- International market entry
- International business strategies
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
Please keep in mind that course announcements are regularly only completed in the semester before.
|VO||2||International Management (WI900012)||
Learning and Teaching Methods
International scientific literature (english)
- Hill, C.W.L. (2014), International business: Competing in the Global Marketplace
Description of exams and course work
The examination consists of a moodle test. In the exam students have to show their ability to reproduce fundamental knowledge about international management by answering questions about theories, models and methods related to international management as well as strategies of multinational enterprises. The exam also assesses students' ability to understand the fundamentals of management as well as to identify and analyze challenges and problems of multinational firms because they will answer questions related to management concepts, stakeholder management, finance, market entry of firms, etc.
There is a possibility to take the exam in the following semester.