INFO PhD Program in Economics according to the curriculum 2009 (180 ECTS-Credits, 6 semesters)
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Compulsory Module according to § 8 Para 3Doctoral Thesis Defense (2 ECTS-Credits) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Positive completion of all other modules and positive evaluation of the dissertation. The module concludes the Doctoral Program.
Learning Outcome: Students present, reflect on, and analyze their dissertation results in the overall context of the Doctoral Program in Economics. They concentrate on summarizing and explaining results of the research project, on presenting the increase of knowledge in the discipline, on demonstrating evaluation and method competences, as well as on presentation skills.
Final oral dissertation defense before an examination board Public presentation of central elements of the dissertation and discussion of the results with the examination board.

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