Business Management FT
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Trends in Corporate Management

level of course unit

first cycle, Bachelor

Learning outcomes of course unit

• analyze and reflect on current models, concepts and management tools of corporate management.
• are able to assess the intensity of application and the barriers to application of modern management tools in order to deduct recommendations for action in real-life corporate management.
• are able to classify current problems and questions of corporate management, especially in the light of new developments (orientation of knowledge of corporate management, leadership and change management).

prerequisites and co-requisites

not applicable

course contents

• Presentation, assessment and reflection on current trends and real problems in real-life corporate management in a national and international context
• Selected aspects of corporate management (e.g. environmental management, safety management, quality management systems)

recommended or required reading

Bamberger, I. (2002, Hrsg.): Strategische Unternehmensberatung, Konzeptionen - Prozesse - Methoden, 3. Auflage, Wiesbaden.
Eggert, U. (2012): Kursbuch Unternehmensführung 2011: Trends, Fakten, Ideen.

assessment methods and criteria

project and presentation

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, group work, presentation and task discussion

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Prof. (FH) Dr. Wolfgang Klose

year of study

3.year of studies

recommended optional program components

not applicable

course unit code


type of course unit


mode of delivery

In-class course

work placement(s)

not applicable