Industrial Engineering & Management FT
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Semester Abroad: Economics & Management

level of course unit

First cycle, Bachelor

Learning outcomes of course unit

The students practice the acquisition of knowledge during the semester abroad at a partner university. They deepen their individual and social competence in a foreign language, thereby enhancing their language skills (technical vocabulary).

prerequisites and co-requisites

not applicable

course contents

Consolidation through courses in the following three areas:

1. Management (e.g. Strategic Management, Competitive Strategies, Management of Multinational Corporations, Organizational Theory, Corporate Behavior, Corporate Culture, Knowledge Management, Management of Innovations, Business Ethics, Corporate Governance, Managerial Decision Behavior, HRM, Leadership, Quality, etc.)

2. Marketing/Sales (e.g. Advanced Marketing Management, Consumer Behavior, Customer Service Excellence, Global Marketing, Sales Management, Sales Techniques etc.)

3. Accounting/Finance/Controlling/Purchasing (e.g. Financial Management, Portfolio Management, Options and Futures, International Finance, Global buying, Buying, E-Procurement etc.)

4. Law (e.g. patent law, product labelling, product liability, etc.)

recommended or required reading

Depending on selected courses

assessment methods and criteria

Depending on selected courses

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


eLearning quota in percent


course-hours-per-week (chw)


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Depending on selected courses

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

not applicable

year of study

Third year of studies

recommended optional program components

not applicable

course unit code


type of course unit

integrated lecture

mode of delivery


work placement(s)

not applicable