Engineering and Production Management

Work Term Seminar 3

Seminar, 1.00 ECTS


Course content

• Supervision of the practical phases completed within the scope of the dual study program in the training partner companies
• Reflection of the practice reports and the draft of the "Scientific Concept"
• Presentation of individual experiences from the operational practice phases
• Group work on tasks and areas of responsibility during completed practical phases
• Deepen the communicative competence and the presentation techniques
• Improve communication and interaction in everyday business and in conflict management situations

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, students can:

• Successfully present individual projects and tasks to larger groups and analyze them as part of group work
• Purposefully reflect and further improve their personal communication skills in daily business life and in the interaction with colleagues, employees and supervisors
• Reflect on own strengths and weaknesses of the occupational field of action, recognize potential for improvement and expand areas of strength
• Recognize personal interests and competences and match them with the requirements of the tasks within the practical phases of the training partner company

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Lecture notes; handouts; M. Thaler, F. Mörchel: Duales Studium - der Wegbegleiter ins Berufsleben; A. Klein: Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten im dualen Studium; A. Beaugrand, Ä.-D. Latteck: Lehr- und Lernmethoden im dualen Studium: Wissenstransfer zwischen Theorie und Praxis;

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites

Work Term 1 and 2

Assessment methods and criteria

Seminar paper and Work Term Report