Electives in Finance, Accounting, and Economic Law


Courses from the field of Finance

If not already passed for one of the listed modules all courses from the following modules may be chosen:

  • Banking for Business Orientation
  • Corporate Finance for Business Orientation
  • Core Courses in Finance 2
  • Banking for Science Orientation
  • Corporate Finance for Science Orientation
  • Financial Markets


Courses from the field of Econometrics

  • KU Econometrics in Finance (MA) (8 ECTS; WS)


Courses from the field of Macroeconomics

Courses offered by the Department of Economics:

  • UK Growth and Business Cycles (MA) (12 ECTS; WS)
  • UK International Macroeconomic Policy (MA) (4 ECTS)
  • UK International Trade (MA) (4 ECTS)


Courses from the field of Accounting

Courses offered by the Department of Business Administration, group External Accounting:

  • VO Accounting (MA) / VO Rechnungswesen (MA) (2 ECTS; every semester)

    This course is offered within the introductory phase of the master's programme in Business Administration and addresses students who do not have prior knowledge in accounting.
  • Corporate Governance and External Accounting I (4 ECTS; WS)

The following courses are offered in German only:

  • Abschlussanalyse und Unternehmensbewertung (4 ECTS, every semester)
  • Corporate Governance und externes Rechnungswesen II (4 ECTS, SS)
  • Einsatz von Rechnungslegungssoftware (4 ECTS, every semester)
  • International Accounting (4 ECTS)
    (currently not offered)


Courses from the field of Economic Law

Please note that courses already taken within your bachelor studies cannot be chosen.

Courses offered by the Department of Business Law (these courses are offered in German only):


Tax Law (Finanzrecht)

Please find information to the courses at the website of the Department of Tax Law.

  • Taxation of Investments (basics):
    Grundzüge der Besteuerung von Kapitalanlagen (4 ECTS, WS)
  • Taxation of Investments (advanced):
    Sonderfragen der Besteuerung von Finanzinstrumenten (4 ECTS, SS)
    (This course builds on the basic course.)

 

Business Law (Wirtschaftsrecht)

Please find information to the courses at the website of the Department of Business Law.

  • Business Law: VO Wirtschaftsrecht (2 ECTS, every semester)
  • Company Law: VO Gesellschaftsrecht (4 ECTS, every semester)
  • Banking Law: UK Bankrecht (2 ECTS, SS)
  • Insurance Law: UK Versicherungsrecht (2 ECTS, WS)
  • Securities- and Equity Market Law:
    UK Wertpapier- und Kapitalmarktrecht (4 ECTS, every semester)
  • Legal issues of cryptocurrencies and virtual forms of financing:
    UK Rechtsfragen zu Kryptowährungen und virtuellen Finanzierungsformen (4 ECTS, every semester)
  • Legal Issues of Corporate Governance:
    UK Rechtsfragen der Corporate Governance (4 ECTS, every semester) 
  • Personal Liability of Administrative and Supervisory Bodies:
    UK Haftung von Leitungs- und Kontrollorganen (2 ECTS, WS)
  • Public Market Authority Law:
    UK Öffentliche Wirtschaftsaufsicht (2 ECTS, SS)
  • Law of Corporate Reorganisations and Restructuring:
    UK Umgründungsrecht (2 ECTS, every semester)
  • Topics in Mergers and Acquisitions:
    • UK Rechtsfragen zu Mergers & Acquisitions I (2 ECTS, SS)
    • UK Rechtsfragen zu Mergers & Acquisitions II (2 ECTS, SS)
  • Rechtsfragen zu Kryptowährungen und virtuellen Finanzierungsformen (2 ECTS, SS)