Seminar: Information Systems Research (cohort 2022/23 WS) - Details
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Course name Seminar: Information Systems Research (cohort 2022/23 WS)
Subtitle Application for Seminar Papers at Chair of Information Systems and Management (Prof. Dr. Veit)
Semester WS 2022/23
Current number of participants 5
expected number of participants 18
Home institute Prof. Dr. Daniel Veit – Betriebswirtschaftslehre mit Schwerpunkt Information Systems und Management
Courses type Seminar in category Teaching
First date Thursday, 27.10.2022 15:45 - 17:15, Room: (J 2102)
Type/Form Master
Pre-requisites * Basic knowledge of the topics (e.g., from attending our lectures) is beneficial.
* Working knowledge of English is necessary to understand the literature provided as well as to write the seminar paper and to present one's findings.
* We furthermore recommend attending introductory courses offered by the university library.
Learning organisation ----------------------------------------
IMPORTANT NOTE: Instructions for applying via Digicampus

Seminar topics: Please see website

APPLICATION period: 17.10.-23.10.2022
Admission announcement: 25.10.2022
Kick-Off: Thursday, 27.10.2022 | 15:45 - 17:15 (Room: J 2102)
Interim presentation: Tuesday, 24.01.2023 | 15:45 - 18:00 (Room: J 2101)

Join this Digicampus group in order to APPLY for the Information Systems Research Seminar at the Chair of Information Systems and Management (Prof. Dr. Veit).


All students will be TENTATIVELY admitted to this Digicampus Group.

To proceed with the selection process and to be considered for final admission:

1. download and complete the Excel application form (available in the Digicampus group)
2. upload the Excel application
3. upload your latest Transcript of Records (Notenauszug)

After the application deadline and given that all necessary information was provided, students will receive notice on whether they have been selected to write a seminar paper at the chair.

Admitted students will gain final admission and remain in the Digicampus group for further collaboration. Students with declined applications will be removed from the Digicampus group.

* In the Excel Application Form, please provide a short motivation for your topic or field of interest.
* Please make sure to provide a recent transcript of records (STUDIS / Notenauszug).
* Admitted students will receive further details (date, time and location) on the introductory meeting in a separate e-mail.
Performance record Written Seminar Paper and Presentation
Online/Digitale Veranstaltung Veranstaltung wird in Präsenz abgehalten.
Hauptunterrichtssprache englisch
Literaturhinweise Initial readings are provided during the seminar
Miscellanea Upon the successful completion of this module, students have a basic understanding of empirical research in information systems. Topics will be chosen and assigned to students to familiarize them with the information systems research discipline. These topics include IT innovation, IT adoption and continuance, digital strategy, business models, pricing, cloud computing, information privacy, electronic healthcare and others. Students learn how to conduct, write and present a systematic and academic literature review on their individually assigned topic. By doing so, students gain a fundamental understanding of the principles of empirical academic work and obtain the ability to systematically and independently address a research topic. Accordingly, the knowledge and methodological skills acquired in this seminar are a necessary foundation to write a master thesis at the chair. Besides fostering analytical thinking, this seminar will also facilitate the improvement of English skills, as the entire seminar is held in English. Thus, after the successful completion of this module, students will have improved their writing, presentation and discussion skills in English.

Rooms and times

(J 2102)
Thursday, 27.10.2022 15:45 - 17:15
(J 2101)
Tuesday, 24.01.2023 15:45 - 18:00


Part 1
- Introduction to academic research principles and academic writing

Part 2
- Examination of the topic and the research question
- Investigation of the theoretical and methodological foundation
- Structured analysis of the current state of research
- Analysis and structuration of the results with regard to one specific topic in the field of information systems research

Part 3
- Writing of the seminar thesis
- Presentation and discussion of the results

Admission settings

The course is part of admission "Zeitgesteuerte Anmeldung: Information Systems Research (cohort 2022/23 WS)".
The following rules apply for the admission:
  • The enrolment is possible from 17.10.2022, 00:01 to 23.10.2022, 23:59.

Registration mode

After enrolment, participants will manually be selected.

Potential participants are given additional information before enroling to the course.