Industrial Management

Tools for Scientific Work

Seminar, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

• Becoming acquainted with the general formatting standards for scientific work, especially those applicable to the Institute of Industrial Management • Transfer of methods and techniques of scientific work • Becominc acquainted with the style and register of scientific writing

Learning outcomes

Students are able to • evaluate a professionally relevant complex problex independently in accordance with scientific criteria • display new findings and research questions in writing • independently apply the basic principles of scientific writing (referencing, formal structure etc.)

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: • Theisen: Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten • Kühtz: Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten: erfolgreich bei Bachelor- und Masterarbeit • Prexl: Mit digitalen Quellen richtig arbeiten. Richtig zitieren aus Datenbanken, E-Books, YouTube und Co. The lecturer agrees to pass on an updated list of recommended literature to the students in accordance with the syllabus. Journals

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites

all courses and modules from the previous semester

Assessment methods and criteria

continuous assessment