Module nameSeminar
Type of moduleCompulsory
Learning results,
competencies, qualification goals
The student is able to:
  • approach a topic in an independent way including dealing with original works in the English language,
  • apply scientific working methods and to question content and statements of the specialised texts in a critical manner, moreover, to form an own opinion about it, verify statements, refer to secondary literature as well as gather and merge information from various sources,
  • give a comprehensive, structured and clear presentation of scientific contents,
  • use an appropriate way of expression in written or in oral forms of scientific presentations.
Types of courses4 SWS (semester periods per week) : seminar
Course contentsVariable contents depending on the current choice of topics
Teaching and learning methods
(forms of teaching and learning)
Frequency of the module offering
Requirements for the
participation in the module
Prerequisites according to examination regulations
Student  workload180 h:   60 h attendance studies
             120 h personal studies
Academic performancesNone
Precondition for the
admission to the
examination performance
Examination performanceWritten exam (30-60 pages) and presentation (30–45 minutes)
Number of credits
of the module
4 credits

In charge of the moduleProf. Dr. Josef Börcsök
Teacher of the moduleProf. Dr. Josef Börcsök and his co-workers
Forms of media
Literature referencesDepending on the chosen topic

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