604.831 (21S) Research Seminar: International Financial Management I

Sommersemester 2021

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Erster Termin der LV
01.03.2021 11:00 - 12:00 online via BigBlueButton Off Campus
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Lehrende/r
LV-Titel englisch
Research Seminar: International Financial Management I
LV-Art
Seminar (prüfungsimmanente LV )
LV-Modell
Onlinelehrveranstaltung
Semesterstunde/n
1.0
ECTS-Anrechnungspunkte
2.0
Anmeldungen
11 (40 max.)
Organisationseinheit
Unterrichtssprache
Englisch
mögliche Sprache/n der Leistungserbringung
Englisch
LV-Beginn
01.03.2021
eLearning
zum Moodle-Kurs
Anmerkungen

You could only register if you
 a) study "International Management" AND
 b) write your master thesis at the Institute of Financial Management.


*** Seminar I is only relevant for students who are in the SECOND SEMESTER of the master programme. ***


You have the option EITHER to choose a topic in FINANCE or in Financial ACCOUNTING/REPORTING.
In case of a finance topic Kurt Wagner will be the supervisor of the thesis.
In case of a reporting topic Alexander Herbst will be the supervisor of the thesis.


Depending on the chosen topic, students only have to attend the classes of
 - either Kurt Wagner
 - or Alexander Herbst.


01.03.2021 11:00-12:00  -> preliminary meeting ONLY for students who will choose a topic in International Financial Reporting (Alexander Herbst)

04.05.2021 12:00-17:00 -> meeting ONLY with students who have chosen a topic in International Financial Reporting (Alexander Herbst)

15.03.2021 12:00 - 13:00 -->  preliminary meeting, Dr. Kurt Wagner

03.05.2021 14:00 - 18:00 --> Dr. Kurt Wagner

Kindly note the regulations for resetting examinations. Details can be found here: https://www.aau.at/en/study/studying-at-aau/during-your-programme/examinations/

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LV-Beschreibung

Intendierte Lernergebnisse

To advise students on the development of their own independent topics in international finance or international reporting.

Lehrmethodik inkl. Einsatz von eLearning-Tools

Individual guidance sessions, group meetings. 

Inhalt/e

This course is for students who want to work independently on a research topic in a) international finance or b) international financial reporting. 

Students can select their own topic, subject to final approval by the instructor. Finance topics in the past have included
- foreign exchange risks, strategies, and opportunities,
- international financial instruments,
- corporate governance for financial executives,
- hedging techniques,
- international financial law,
- international banking, investment banking, venture capital, etc. 

Reporting topics in the past have included
- fair value measurement and accounting policy choice in [country] and [country] – a comparative approach
- convergence with IFRS in an expanding Europe: progress and obstacles
- brand valuation: Financial assessment and accounting for brands as intangible assets in the light of IFRS
- fair value accounting for financial instruments under IFRS and effects on financial institutions
- accounting for goodwill – techniques and strategies

In case of a finance topice Kurt Wagner will be the supervisor of the thesis. 

In case of a reporting topic Alexander Herbst will be the supervisor of the thesis. 

Depeding on the choosen topic, students only have to attend the classes of either Kurt Wagner or Alexander Herbst.

Erwartete Vorkenntnisse

Substantial previous knowledge of the subject area.

Curriculare Anmeldevoraussetzungen

See curriculum.

Literatur

Provided to students on an individual basis.

Link auf weitere Informationen

https://www.aau.at/finanzmanagement/

Prüfungsinformationen

Im Fall von online durchgeführten Prüfungen sind die Standards zu beachten, die die technischen Geräte der Studierenden erfüllen müssen, um an diesen Prüfungen teilnehmen zu können.

Prüfungsmethode/n

Grading is based on quality of scientifc paper written by the student.

Prüfungsinhalt/e

Guidelines on scientific writing.

Beurteilungskriterien/-maßstäbe

Quality of scientifc paper written by the student.

Beurteilungsschema

Note Benotungsschema

Position im Curriculum

  • Masterstudium International Management (SKZ: 908, Version: 19W.1)
    • Fach: Research Seminar I (Pflichtfach)
      • 8.1 Research Seminar I ( 0.0h SE / 2.0 ECTS)
        • 604.831 Research Seminar: International Financial Management I (1.0h SE / 2.0 ECTS)
  • Masterstudium International Management (SKZ: 908, Version: 19W.1)
    • Fach: Masterarbeit (Research Seminar) (Pflichtfach)
      • Research Seminar I ( 0.0h SE / 2.0 ECTS)
        • 604.831 Research Seminar: International Financial Management I (1.0h SE / 2.0 ECTS)
  • Masterstudium International Management (SKZ: 908, Version: 16W.1)
    • Fach: Masterarbeit (Research Seminar) (Pflichtfach)
      • Research Seminar Part I ( 0.0h SE / 2.0 ECTS)
        • 604.831 Research Seminar: International Financial Management I (1.0h SE / 2.0 ECTS)

Gleichwertige Lehrveranstaltungen im Sinne der Prüfungsantrittszählung

Sommersemester 2022
  • 604.831 SE Research Seminar: International Financial Management I (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2021/22
  • 604.831 SE Research Seminar: International Financial Management I (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2020
  • 604.831 SE Research Seminar: International Financial Management I (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2019
  • 604.831 SE Research Seminar: International Financial Management I (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2018
  • 604.831 SE Research Seminar: International Financial Management I (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2017
  • 604.831 SE Research Seminar: International Financial Management I (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)