Key skills for professional life (11497)


In the module "Key skills for professional life", students learn essential skills to cope with their studies and everyday working life. The focus is on the expansion of methodological and social skills. The course includes basics of self and time management, learning strategies and communication as well as insights into various soft skills methods and their practical application. The students are supported by numerous practical exercises in the implementation of the presented techniques.

Learning goals:

ContentCritical thinkingCommunicationSocial and ethical behaviour Quantitative researchResearch based problem solving Type of lecture (compulsory or elective)

Exam und Credits:

  • MCA
    • Maintaining an online learning diary (75%)
    • Presentation of a topic given in the seminar as a group (25%)
  • Credits: 6


every semester

Link to syllabus: 

Further information can be found in the current module description.