Bachelor Thesis Seminar I
level of course unit
first cycle, Bachelor
Learning outcomes of course unit
Students develop a basic understanding of working autonomously to research a topic from the field of Sports, Cultural and Events Management using an appropriate research question with the aim of writing a hermeneutic academic Bachelor’s thesis. They can apply the fundamental concepts, theories and the corresponding empirical findings which they have become familiar with throughout the program and can reflect on their own processes. Self-organization and strong time management skills are encouraged.
prerequisites and co-requisites
The Bachelor's Thesis Tutorial I teaches students the basic aspects of structure and composing a hermeneutic Bachelor’s thesis. They have the opportunity to discuss and optimize the structure of their own work through regular discussion with other students. The students receive academic guidance and supervision on this, their first Bachelor’s thesis, through recommendations and examples.
recommended or required reading
Brink, A. (2007). Anfertigung wissenschaftlicher Arbeiten im Bachelor-, Master- und Diplomstudium. 3. Auflage. München, Wien: Oldenbourg.
Ebster, C. & Stalzer, L. (2013). Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftler. 4. Auflage. Wien: facultas wuv (UTB).
Kruse, O. (2010). Lesen und Schreiben. Konstanz: UVK (UTB).
Samac, K., Prenner, M. & Schwetz, H. (2009). Die Bachelorarbeit an Universität und Fachhochschule. Wien: facultas wuv (UTB).
assessment methods and criteria
language of instruction
number of ECTS credits allocated
planned learning activities and teaching methods
integrated course, case studies, discussion, group work
semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered
name of lecturer(s)
Prof. (FH) Dr. Sibylle Moser
year of study
second year of studies
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