Universität Wien

040563 FK KFK PUM: Sektorspez. Probleme im PUM (Anwend.) (E) (2008W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung

Vorbesprechung am Mittwoch, den 8. Oktober 2008, 17:30 - 18:30, SR 2 BWZ EG


Hinweis: Ihr Anmeldezeitpunkt innerhalb der Frist hat keine Auswirkungen auf die Platzvergabe (kein "first come, first served").


max. 50 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch


Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

Mittwoch 08.10. 17:30 - 18:30 Seminarraum 2
Samstag 15.11. 10:00 - 14:00 Seminarraum 2
Samstag 22.11. 10:00 - 14:00 Seminarraum 2


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

The course examines a series of topics on industry-specific problems in public utility management.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

The final grade consists of 4 components. Students are expected to complete a mini-project on a specific question related to sector-specific issues in public utility management. A maximum of 40 per cent of total points are awarded based on a presentation of the project, 40 per cent of total points are awarded for the written summary of the mini-project (max 3000 words), 10 per cent for attendance and 10 per cent for class participation. The deadline for handing in course work and further details will be announced on the website http://homepage.univie.ac.at/karina.knaus.

Unexcused absences from presentations will results in 0 points for the presentation.

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

Aim of the course is to familiarise students with public sector firms and their specific characteristics.
Students are encouraged to explore recent developments in business, economics and political sciences research which are particularly relevant for managing regulated and/or public enterprises.
Building on this foundation students utilise their problem-solving skills on applied questions for industries such as transport, energy, postal services and telecommunications.


Discussion, analysis of relevant literature and data, examples, coursework.


There is no set text for the course. Reading lists are distributed throughout the semester.

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

Letzte Änderung: Mo 07.09.2020 15:29