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Module WIW-MKT-WR-M-7

Competition Law (3CP) (M, 3.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
WIW-MKT-WR-M-7 Competition Law (3CP) 3.0 CP (90 h)


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [DE] German
Module Manager
Area of study [WIW-IWR] Private Law, Economic Law, Intellectual Property
Reference course of study [MV-88.814-SG] M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Economics
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Presence-Time /
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
Competition Law
P 30 h 60 h - - PL1 3.0 WiSe
  • About [WIW-IWR-WET-K-7]: Title: "Competition Law"; Presence-Time: 30 h; Self-Study: 60 h

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: written exam (Klausur) (90 Min.)
  • Examination Frequency: each semester

Evaluation of grades

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


The subject of the lecture is Competition Law in the broader sense. This includes the Fair Trading Law (UWG) as well as the Cartel Law (GWB/AEUV) on a German and European level.

Competencies / intended learning achievements

Upon successful completion of the lecture, students will be able
  • To understand, why and how the government regulates the markets and protects competition against state and private interference.
  • To analyze complex legal questions and cases, to match them to the relevant fields of law and legal norms and to solve them correctly.


Literature will be announced at the beginning of the lecture.

Requirements for attendance of the module (informal)


Requirements for attendance of the module (formal)


References to Module / Module Number [WIW-MKT-WR-M-7]

Module-Pool Name
[EIT-NT-MPOOL-1] Non-Technical Elective Modules
[WIW-MKT-MPOOL-7] Field of Specialization: Marketing Management