Applied Empirical Research (WiSe 2022/23)

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Contact Person: David Jütte

The dates of this course will be announced in the first lecture of "Willkommen zur Betriebswirtschaftslehre! Grundlegende Theorien & ihre praktische Anwendung" will. In addition, we will provide updates on any changes here and via Learnweb.

This course will take place in the first and second term of the winter semester. 

The course "Applied Empirical Research" is part of the module "Willkommen zur Betriebswirtschaftslehre! Grundlegende Theorien & ihre praktische Anwendung", which also includes the lectures "The Theories of Business: The Pillars of Business Administration", "The Practices of Business: Learning from Leaders" and the exercise "You're the CEO NOW: How to Manage Your First Company". The following examination credits and credit points apply to the module as a whole and are not individual credits for a single course.

Module Examination Credits: Written exam (75%) + written paper (25%)

Please register at the examination office for the regular examination period.

Credit points of the module: 12 ECTS (BWL PO 2022)

Please register for the course on Learnweb to get more information about the course schedule. During the course, communication and provision of course materials will take place via the associated course page in Learnweb. Announcements, lecture slides, and all other materials will be posted there.

The password for all materials will be announced in the first lecture.



In the course "Applied Empirical Research" the participating students gain first experience in dealing with empirical research. The active participation in real research projects gives the students a transparent insight into the knowledge generation of business administration as a scientific discipline.

The lecture "Welcome to Business Administration" serves as a content-related as well as organizational bracket for the various lectures and exercises of the module. In this context all dates and further organisational issues of the module are presented, including the course "Applied Empirical Research".


  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thorsten Hennig-Thurau (responsible)