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International Business Administration

Occupy Frankfurt (Oder) - Raum für eigene Notizen

Name of module in english: Occupy Frankfurt (Oder)

Exam number: 6057

Semester: from 4th semester (Schwerpunktbildung)

Duration of the module: One semester

Form of the module (i.e. obligatory, elective etc.): Elective

Frequency of module offer: Irregularly

You have to register by sending an E-Mail to until October 1st, 2016.

This deadline is also valid for all Erasmus / fx-students. Please use your Viadrina E-mail address if possible. Erasmus / fx students may also register via their private E-Mail address in case that the Viadrina E-Mail account is not set up yet. In order to increase the diversity and heterogeneity of the participants a few places are reserved for Erasmus /fx-students. After the deadline, the acceptance to the course will be announced and then you will be registered in the Moodle system to receive all further information about the course.

Capacity limit: 25 students

Lectures will predominantly take place during the first block of the semester. Perhaps, some sessions will be scheduled at the end of the 2nd block to present the outcome of the different projects.

Applicability of module for other study programmes:
Obligatory or elective in other study programmes. For further information check regulations of the study programme.

Person responsible for module: Prof. Dr. Georg Stadtmann

Name of the professor: Prof. Dr. Georg Stadtmann, Sophie Dunsch

Language of teaching: English

ECTS-Credits (based on the workload): 6

Workload and its composition (self-study, contact time):
Contact time (lecture, tutorials etc.) 45 h; self-study: 135 h

Contact hours (per week in semester): 6

Methods and duration of examination:

Emphasis of the grade for the final grade: Please check regulations of the study programme

Aim of the module (expected learning outcomes and competencies to be acquired):
- Must understand concepts of creative thinking style
- Must have knowledge about enhancement of creativity
- Must have knowledge about important factors for creativity

- Must be able to plan and execute strategies for enhancing own creativity
- Must be able to plan and execute strategies for enhancing others´ creativity
- Must be able to evaluate and analyse strategies for enhancing creativity

- Must have the ability to think flexible, original and fluent on command
- Must have the ability to train own creativity
- Must have the ability to train others´ creativity

Contents of the module:
Students will use different tools to become more creative.

Teaching and learning methods:
Group presentations, Final Report

Students are expected to attend all lectures. 100 % participation rate necessary.

Literature (compulsory reading, recommended literature):
Primary readings:
Byrge, Christian and Hansen Sören: Enhancing Creativity for Individuals, Groups and Organizations, Frydenlund Academic. 

Further information:
Registration via E-Mail required.