Business Theory and Thought

ECTS credits: 6 credits / 160 hours of work

Language of instruction: English

Timing: B, C, D

Learning outcomes: Upon completion of the course, the student has acquired a deeper understanding of diverse business phenomena and research methods. The student has developed analytical thinking by reading scientific articles, discussing and commenting on them. The student has acquired the skill of critical scientific literature reading and evaluation.

Contents: Six topic specific seminars organized by all departments of OBS.

Mode of delivery: Face-to-face teaching, seminar discussions.

Learning activities and teaching methods: 12 hours of seminars, independent studying 148 hours.

Target group: Doctoral students of OBS.

Prerequisites and co-requisites: Background in business studies.

Required reading: List of reading material prior to each seminar.

Assessment methods and criteria: Active participation in seminars. Learning diary upon completion of seminars.

Grading: Pass/Fail

Person responsible: Elina Pernu

Work placements: No

Other information: The number of students is limited.

Last updated: 17.1.2017