Energy, Mobility and Environmental Management

Academic Writing & Seminar for Bachelor’s Thesis 1

Seminar, 1.00 ECTS


Course content

This course teaches students how to prepare an academic paper and includes the supervision of Bachelor’s Thesis 1.

Learning outcomes

This module teaches students how to prepare an academic paper and includes writing Bachelor’s Thesis 1. It also covers scientific literature search, citation, creating and managing references/indexes using reference management programs (e.g. Mendeley) and the proper use of plagiarism software.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Karmasin/Ribing: Die Gestaltung wissenschaftlicher Arbeiten, facultas wuv; Berger-Grabner: Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten in den Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften, Springer Gabler; Franck/Stary: Die Technik wissenschaftlichen Arbeitens, Springer; Winter: Wissenschaftliche Arbeiten schreiben, Redline Wirtschaft; Prexl: Mit digitalen Quellen arbeiten: richtig zitieren aus Datenbanken, E-Books, You Tube & Co., Schöningh; Rossig/Prätsch: Wissenschaftliche Arbeiten : Leitfaden für Haus- und Seminararbeiten, Bachelor- und Masterthesis, Diplom- und Magisterarbeiten, Dissertationen, Weyhe, Print-Tec

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous assessment with additional written/oral examinations