604.832 (19S) Research Seminar: International Financial Management II

Sommersemester 2019

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Erster Termin der LV
01.03.2019 11:00 - 12:00 , S.0.05
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Lehrende/r
LV-Titel englisch
Research Seminar: International Financial Management II
LV-Art
Seminar (prüfungsimmanente LV )
Semesterstunde/n
1.0
ECTS-Anrechungspunkte
2.0
Anmeldungen
8 (40 max.)
Organisationseinheit
Unterrichtssprache
Englisch
mögliche Sprache/n der Leistungserbringung
Englisch
LV-Beginn
01.03.2019
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 II is only relevant for students who are in the FOURTH 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 chosentopic, students only have to attend the classes of
- either Kurt Wagner
- or Alexander Herbst.

 

01.03.2019 11:00 - 12:00 -> preliminary meeting FOR ALL STUDENTS

18.03.2019 13:00 - 14:00 -> meeting ONLY with students who have chosen a topic in Finance (Kurt Wagner)

09.04.2019 12:00 - 17:00 -> meeting ONLY with students who have chosen a topic in International Financial Reporting (Alexander Herbst)            

07.06.2019 09:00 - 15:00 -> meeting ONLY with students who have chosen a topic in Finance (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/


LV-Beschreibung

Intendierte Lernergebnisse

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

Lehrmethodik

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.

Literatur

Provided to students on an individual basis.

Prüfungsinformationen

Beurteilungsschema

Note/Grade Benotungsschema

Position im Curriculum

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

Gleichwertige Lehrveranstaltungen im Sinne der Prüfungsantrittszählung

Sommersemester 2020
  • 604.832 SE Research Seminar: International Financial Management II (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2018
  • 604.832 SE Research Seminar: International Financial Management II (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)