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Module WIW-EPS-PT-M-7

Practice Track (M, 4.0 LP, AUSL)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
WIW-EPS-PT-M-7 Practice Track 4.0 CP (120 h)


CP, Effort 4.0 CP = 120 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [DE] German
Module Manager
Area of study [WIW-EPS] Entrepreneurship
Reference course of study [WIW-88.21-SG] M.Sc. Business Studies
Livecycle-State [AUSL] Phase-out period


Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Presence-Time /
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
Practice Track
P 30 h 90 h - - PL1 4.0 SuSe
  • About [WIW-EPS-PT-K-7]: Title: "Practice Track"; Presence-Time: 30 h; Self-Study: 90 h

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: combination of talk and written elaboration
  • Examination Frequency: Examination only within the course

Evaluation of grades

The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.

Reflection paper, Presentations


Within this course, students develop a business idea and a business model. During the course, they have to develop their business model and eventually change and adjust it. More specific, they have to actually start their own business. In class, they have to present their ideas, business model and business and receive feedback for further improvement.

Competencies / intended learning achievements

Upon successful completion of the module, students will be able to
  • develop a business idea
  • evaluate a business idea and to adjust it if necessary
  • evaluate a business model
  • set up a business
  • run a small business
  • defend a business idea against critical comments


Barringer, B. R. & Ireland, D. 2012. Entrepreneurship: Successfully launching new ventures (4th ed.). NJ: Prentice Hall International.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Module / Module Number [WIW-EPS-PT-M-7]

Module-Pool Name
[WIW-EPS-MPOOL-7] Field of Specialization: Entrepreneurship