Banking and Insurance Industry

Project from financial, banking or insurance industry

Project thesis, 5.00 ECTS


Course content

As part of the course practical projects will be carried out on the topics Digital Business in Finance, Consulting, Customer Communication, Product Innovation, Data Analytics and Big Data.

Learning outcomes

After completing the project management & practice project module, the students know the basics and methods of project management, can distinguish and apply different process models in project management. Moreover, the students are familiar with the current challenges facing the banking and insurance industry, especially in the areas of ditigalization, product innovation, customer communication, consulting, as well as data analysis and big data.After completing the module, the students will be able to plan, implement and complete a project based on a practical problem and to present solutions derived from the project.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Literature Meyer, Reher: Projektmanagement;
Stöhler: Projektmanagement im Studium;
Triminger: Modernes Projektmanagement: Mit traditionellem, agilem und hybridem Vorgehen zum Erfolg;

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites

Project Management & Pratical Project

Assessment methods and criteria

Project work, presentation of the project results