CSBME/Studies

New elective course catalogues in Business Law, Cognition and Behavior, Current Societies, and Digital Entrepreneurship

Are you studying Software Engineering & Management? Then use the new elective course programme in cooperation with the University of Graz!

  •  Choose from Business Law, Cognition and Behavior, Current Societies, or Digital Entrepreneurship!
  •  Become a sought-after expert for socially explosive topics!
  •  As a bridge between the disciplines, determine how the world will develop in the future!

Business Law

Course number

Course

ECTS

Obligatory / Recommended / In-depth subject

232.512

Datenschutzrecht

5

O

216.003

Gewerberecht, VU

3

R

216.008

Umwelt- und Anlagenrecht, VO

3

R

208.503

Grundlagen des Unternehmensrechts, VO

3

R

208.505

Rechtsformwahl für unternehmerische Tätigkeit, VU

1.5

R

208.279

Gesellschaftsrecht, KS

5

R

208.510

Rechtliches Projektmanagement, KS

5

R

207.554

Vertragsgestaltung, KS

5

R

232.994

Legal English for Technicians, KS

2.5

R

207.556

Internationale Vertragspraxis in englischer Sprache, KS

5

R

2016.009

Normung und technisches Sicherheitsrecht, VO

5

R

2016.025

Vergaberecht, KS

5

R

208.509

Insolvenz- und Sanierungsrecht, VU

3

R

211.008

Wirtschaftsstrafrecht, VU

3

R

207.555

Kreditsicherheiten, KS

5

R

208.504

Grundlagen des geistigen Eigentums, VO

1.5

R

208.506

Erwerb und Sicherung des geistigen Eigentums, KS

5

R

208.507

Verwertung des geistigen Eigentums, KS

5

R


Cognition and Behaviour

Aim of Education

Understanding the architecture of human cognition and its development as well as human behavior in social and business contexts. In addition, the fundamentals of empirical methods of psychology, the design of psychological experiments, the measurement of psychological variables and the construction of experimental facilities are taught.

Course number

Course

ECTS

Obligatory / Recommended / In-depth subject

602.016

Allgemeine Psychologie I

3

O

602.019

Allgemeine Psychologie II

3

O

602.000

Neuropsychologie

3

O

602.214

Arbeits-, Organisations- und Umweltpsychologie

2

O

602.025

Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten: Forschungsmethoden

3

R

602.073

Messtheorie,

3

R

602.092

Sozialpsychologie (I)

3

R

602.111

Entwicklungspsychologie (I)

3

R

602.151

Differentielle Psychologie I

3

R

709.020

Methods of functional brain research

3

R

709.007

Cognitive Neuroscience

3

R

602.032

Vertiefung Testkonstruktion

3

R

602.975

Forschungsmethoden der kognitiven und affektiven Neurowissenschaften

3

R

602.588

Gebundenes Wahlfach Grundlagenvertiefung (Entscheidungsforschung)

4

I

602.123

Human Factors: Arbeitstätigkeit im MTO-Kontext

4

I

602.274

Human Factors: Faktor Mensch und Systemsicherheit

4

I

602.076

Vertiefung Intervention

4

I

602.035

Interventionsmethoden/Prävention: Rehabilitation nach neurologischen Schädigungen

4

I

Contents

This subject provides access to the most important basics of psychology, brain research and decision research. In addition, the most important basics of empirical research in psychology are taught by means of experiments and questionnaires.

Course Objectives

After completing the subject, students are familiar with the basic theories and models of cognition. They are familiar with the most important findings on differences in human behaviour in different contexts and phases of life. They are able to better understand and evaluate psychological studies.

Requirements for Participation

Completion of compulsory subjects.

Current Societies

Aim of Education

Basic understanding of the methods and concepts of sociology and a deeper understanding of the methods and possibilities of data science in the broadest sense and their application in sociology.

Course number

Course

ECTS

Obligatory / Recommended / In-depth subject

319.002

Hauptströmungen soziologischen Denkens VO

3

O

319.004

Grundzüge der Empirischen Sozialforschung VO

3

O

319.005

Einführung in die Soziologie VO

3

O

319.115

Empirische Sozialforschung KS

5

I

319.212
319.214

Elementare Datenanalyse mit EDV KS

5

I

319.120

Qualitative Sozialforschung KS

4

I

319.121

Multivariate Datenanalyse KS

4

I

319.316
319.309

Fortgeschrittene Methoden der Datenanalyse KS

6

I

319.323
319.325

Fortgeschrittene Qualitative Methoden KS

6

I

TBA

Ringvorlesung VO

1

I

319.205
319.222

Mikrosoziologie KS

4

R

319.206

Mesosoziologie KS

4

R

319.208

Makrosoziologie KS

4

R

319.259

Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft VU

4

R

319.260-319.265

Spezielle Soziologie I VU

4

R

319.266-319.274

Spezielle Soziologie II VU

4

R

319.314

Frauen- und Geschlechterforschung 1 PS

5

R

319.315

Frauen- und Geschlechterforschung 2 PS

3

R

706.054

Social Media Technologies VU

3

R

706.712

Evaluation Methodology VU

3

R

706.049

Felder soziologischer Forschung SE

6

R

MAT.713UF
505.026

Computational Social Choice VO

3

R

706.703

Network Science VU

5

R

 

Contents

Sociology describes, analyses and evaluates social processes and social structures and thus contributes to solving practical problems and complex decision-making situations. Graduates of the elective subject catalogue "Current Societies" should receive a broad basic education in the social sciences, especially in the following areas:

  •   Social analysis and sociological theory: knowledge of the central sociological concepts and theories, their history, as well as knowledge of contemporary society, selected main areas and fields of application (economic sociology, gender theory) of sociology.
  •   Empirical social research: knowledge of the basic methods and procedures of quantitative and qualitative social research

Course Objectives

Students are capable of the following after completing the module:

  •   to give a rough account of the genesis and history of sociology, to explain it on the basis of examples from everyday life and to connect it with questions of the present day
  •   to describe theoretically the course of empirical research as well as different research designs
  •   to critically examine the most important methods of empirical social research and link them with concrete questions
  •   to present the results of small studies orally and in writing, to interpret the results of empirical studies and to evaluate them with regard to their methodological quality
  •   to present basic concepts and fundamental questions of micro-, meso- and macrosociology and to give an overview of the central positions of the three main fields and their representatives
  •   to explain the respective special sociology (economic sociology, women's and gender studies), also on the basis of practical examples
  •   to give a theoretical overview of the subject area as well as to name the central positions, authors and to reflect their positions critically and reflexively

Digital Entrepreneurship

Aim of Education

Understanding and acquiring the skills necessary to establish and manage a software company or to market and distribute a software product or software-based service.

Course number

Course

ECTS

Obligatory / Recommended / In-depth subject

327.401

Managing Touchpoints and the Customer Journey KS

4

O

372.239

Entrepreneurship VO

3

O

372.241

Entrepreneurship UE

1

R

706.319

Introduction to International Entrepreneurship VU

5

R

373.341

Marketing Management VO

3

R

373.342

Marketing Management UE

1

R

373.302

Marketing Intelligence SE

1

R

349.152

Praxisgrundlagen: Online Marketing KS

1

R

327.120

Introductory Marketing Research KS

4

R

327.123

Advanced Marketing Research KS

4

R

373.550

Research Design in Management Science SE

2

R

327.130

Introduction to Buyer Behavior KS

4

R

327.133

Advanced Topics in Buyer Behavior KS

4

R

327.250

Empirische Wirtschaftsforschung 1 (Marketing Research) PS

4

R

327.251

Empirische Wirtschaftsforschung 2 (Marketing Research) PS

4

R

327.208

Managing Touchpoints and the Customer Journey PS

4

R

327.235

Managing Services PS

4

R

327.227

Managing the Salesforce PS

4

R

327.226

Managing Customer Experience in Business Markets PS

4

R

372.244

Business Model Management SE

2

R

372.008

MOOC zu "Start-up-Journey: Geschäftsmodell erstellen" SE

1

R

355.571

Elektronische Geschäftsmodelle und digitale Ökonomie PS

4

R

355.586

Computergestützte Informationssysteme 1 - Business Analytics

4

R

355.587

Computergestützte Informationssysteme 2 - Business Analytics

4

R

334.010

Organisatorische Gestaltung 1 KS

4

R

232.540

Einführung in das IT-Recht VO

4

R

Contents

Strategic marketing; marketing mix; product and brand management; price management; communication management; distribution management; design of touchpoints with customers and the customer journey; market research; buyer behavior in the pre-emption, purchase and post-emption phases; basics, methods and techniques of empirical economic research; basics of financial mathematics; external financing vs. Self-financing; Efficient Capital Markets; Mergers and Acquisitions; Risk measurement and management; Fundamentals of systemic organizational analysis and design; Design principles of current management concepts; Fundamentals of project management; Business process management and optimization; Internet-based and interorganizational business models.

Course Objectives

Students should be able to do the following after completing the module:

  •   describe the marketing management process,
  •   to explain the instruments of the marketing mix (product, price, distribution and communication policy),
  •   to describe and be able to apply the basic tasks and options of the marketing instruments,
  •   to implement marketing decisions and to record and evaluate their effects on success by means of marketing controlling,
  •   to give an overview of central methods of market and opinion research,
  •   to analyse the purchasing behaviour of consumers with the help of market research,
  •   to describe and apply key concepts, methods and techniques from the field of corporate finance,
  •   to describe and apply central concepts, methods and techniques of organizational design
  •   Describe the manifestations of inter-organizational business models and the prerequisites for their implementation.

Requirements for Participation

None

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