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This entry is from Winter semester 2016/17 and might be obsolete. No current equivalent could be found.

Innovation and Space
(dt. Basismodul - Innovation and Space)

Level, degree of commitment Basic module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Lecture (1 SWS), seminar (2 SWS). Ergänzt durch private study und/oder Gruppenarbeit,
180 hours (lecture: Besuch, preparation and follow-up (60 h), seminar: Besuch, preparation and follow-up (60 h), Hausarbeit: Durchführung and Präsentation (60 h))
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Course requirement(s): Term paper
Examination type: Translation is missing, sorry. German original:
Erfolgreich abgeschlossenes Referat
English (einzelne Veranstaltungen in German),
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program M.Sc. Human Geography: Innovation and Spatial Impacts.
One semester,
each semester
Person in charge of the module's outline N.N.


The module is designed to provide an understanding of the interrelationships and processes in the field of innovations and their spatial components and effects. Different perspectives are taken in the individual courses so that, when combined, a comprehensive understanding is achieved. The individual events deal, for example, with innovative planning strategies and their effects on urban development, the spatial organization of knowledge creation, innovations in the context of globalization and the innovative capacity of regions.

Qualification Goals

Knowledge: Factual knowledge of how innovations and innovative processes function and operate in space and the role of policy.

Skills and competencies: students acquire the ability to understand and analyze processes and contexts in a theory-based manner. In addition, they are able to design goal-oriented approaches/measures, to present them and to face discussion.


Translation is missing. Here is the German original:

Voraussetzungen werden bei den einzelnen Veranstaltungen ausgewiesen.


Module imported from M.Sc. Human Geography: Innovation and Spatial Impacts.

When studying M.Sc. Mathematics, this module can be attended in the study area Minor subject Geography.

Die Wahlmöglichkeit des Moduls ist dadurch beschränkt, dass es der Thematischen Gruppe T3 zugeordnet ist.

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