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Austria, Vienna

International Entrepreneurship

International Entrepreneurship is one of nine intensive courses within the ISU WU Graduate program.

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

International Management - with focus on CSR

International Management is one of six intensive courses within the ISU WU Undergraduate program. Find out more at: http://www.wu.ac.at/io/isuwu

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Global Leadership

Global Leadership is one of nine intensive courses within the ISU WU Graduate program.

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

German Summer Course (4-week intensive in August)

A 4-week German intensive course is a great option for you, if you wish to improve your German level quickly and efficiently. Emphasis is on the progressive development of your Ger...

language German
duration 3 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Austria, Vienna

English Summer Course (4-week intensive in August)

Learning English can widen your university choices, provide more career options, and increase your mobility. In many competitive fields, level B1/B2 is the minimum requirement for...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Austria, Vienna

International Marketing

International Marketing is one of nine intensive courses within the ISU WU Graduate program. Find out more at: http://www.wu.ac.at/io/isuwu

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems

This program is open to students of all fields and covers alternatives to the processes and developments that are putting strains on economic, ecologic and social boundaries. In ad...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Global Marketing

Global Marketing is one of nine intensive courses within the ISU WU Graduate program. Find out more on the official website

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

International Marketing

International Marketing is one of nine intensive courses within the ISU WU Graduate program. Find out more on the official website

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Green Building Solutions

First hand ecological knowledge and engineering expertise bundled in a three-week program in the capital of energy efficient and green building: Vienna. It aims at architects, engi...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 7 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

International Management - Contemporary Challenges and Managerial Responses

International Management- Contemporary Challenges and Managerial Responses is one of six intensive courses within the ISU WU Undergraduate program. Find out more on the official w...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Negotiation Management

Negotiation Management is one of six intensive courses within the ISU WU Undergraduate program. Find out more on the official website

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Urban Living with Water

The course will address basic principles of stormwater management approaches in urban areas, such as Low Impact Development (LID), Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS), Sustainable...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

Sustainable Business: Managing for tomorrow

Sustainable Business: Managing for tomorrow is one of nine intensive courses within the ISU WU Graduate program. Find out more on the official website

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

International Strategic Management

International Strategic Management is one of nine intensive courses within the ISU WU Graduate program. Find out more on the official website

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Climate friendly Buildings - Than and now!

In this course you will learn about the interaction between outdoor and indoor climate and its impact to the building’s shape, material, energy and user. You will be able to analys...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Obergurgl

Close Range Sensing in Alpine Terrain

The main goal of the Joint Summer School 2017 is to provide participants with innovative practical and methodological skills to characterise complex terrain and objects using close...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 420
Austria, Vienna

International Human Resource Management

International Human Resource Management is one of six intensive courses within the ISU WU Undergraduate program. Find out more on the official website

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

International Marketing with a special focus on ethical issues

International Marketing with a special focus on ethical issues is one of six intensive courses within the ISU WU Undergraduate program. Find out more on the official website

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

International Marketing with a special focus on..

International Marketing is one of six intensive courses within the ISU WU Undergraduate program.

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

International Financial Management

International Financial Management is one of nine intensive courses within the ISU WU Graduate program. Find out more on the official website

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

English Summer Course (4-week intensive in July)

Learning English can widen your university choices, provide more career options, and increase your mobility. In many competitive fields, level B1/B2 is the minimum requirement for...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Austria, Vienna

International Economy and Sustainable Development

The international economic structures of the world are undergoing enormous change. We seek to understand the key elements of this change, to analyse what point we have already reac...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Austria, Vienna

Austrian Architectural Culture

Vienna has its specific history through the essential shift from the modern metropolis of the Habsburg Empire in the 19th century to the capital of a small republic in the 20th ce...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

German Summer Course (4-week intensive in July)

A 4-week German intensive course is a great option for you, if you wish to improve your German level quickly and efficiently. Emphasis is on the progressive development of your Ger...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Austria, Vienna

Vienna 23+: The Future of Human Rights in the 21st Century

The course will cover the progressive developments since the 1993 Vienna UN World Conference on Human Rights. Participants will learn about the skills and strategies of civil socie...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 450
Austria, Seggau/Leibnitz

Radical Definitions: State-Society-Religion

Students will deal with the relevance and effect on global affairs of Europe/EU (emphasis on South Eastern Europe) and beyond by attending the offered morning and evening lectures,...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Austria, Laxenburg

Young Scientists Summer Program

Every summer from 1 June to 31 August, the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) hosts up to 50 doctoral students from around the world in its Young Scientis...

language English
duration 13 weeks
Austria, Vienna

Academic Toolkit

Language at university is more formal, more complex, and more objective than everyday language. Success in international higher education is based on the ability to read meaningful...

language English
duration 8 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 390
Austria, Vienna

Academic Toolkit (4-week intensive in March)

Language at university is more formal, more complex, and more objective than everyday language. Success in international higher education is based on the ability to read meaningful...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 390
Austria, Vienna

food | Sustainable | design

Food design – eat design Sonja Stummerer and Martin Hablesreiter will perform a summer school about the essential design parameter of food and eating. Therefore both will do severa...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

German Winter Course (4-week intensive in February)

A 4-week German intensive course is a great option for you, if you wish to improve your German level quickly and efficiently. Emphasis is on the progressive development of your Ger...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Austria, Vienna

English Winter Course (4-week intensive in February)

Learning English can widen your university choices, provide more career options, and increase your mobility. In many competitive fields, level B1/B2 is the minimum requirement for...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Austria, Vienna

Academic Toolkit (4-week intensive in February)

Language at university is more formal, more complex, and more objective than everyday language. Success in international higher education is based on the ability to read meaningful...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 390
Austria, Vienna

Professional English Communication for Government and Public Administration

In many countries, English is the second language for official government and public policy documents, and for public policy professionals working internationally English is often...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

Ecumenopolis: Researching And Representing Contemporary and Future Urbanism

The course aims to provide experimental alternatives to traditional urban research methodologies and understanding, by bridging the gap between urban/spatial practice and art. You...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 450
Austria, Vienna

International English communication skills for business, travel, and global living

Do you want to become a clearer, more confident and competent global communicator? Join professionals from around the world on this two-week Winter School and experience Internatio...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Austria, Vienna

Cross-Cultural Negotiations East/West

Excellent business knowledge, skills on the job and advanced technology are nowadays not enough to effectively compete in the increasing global work environment. In order to succes...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Austria, Vienna

Urban Living With Water

The 5th ULWW Winter School will address basic principles of stormwater management approaches in urban areas, such as Low Impact Development (LID), Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuD...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Austria, Vienna

Climate Friendly Buildings - Then and Now

In this course you will learn about the interaction between outdoor and indoor climate and its impact to the building’s shape, material, energy and user. You will be able to analys...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

Academic English with Focus on Academic Writing and Conference Presentation Skills

Looking to participate effectively in the international English academic community? Success in research is based on the development of a particular academic skill set. Language a...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

Academic Toolkit (4-week intensive in January)

Language at university is more formal, more complex, and more objective than everyday language. Success in international higher education is based on the ability to read meaningful...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 390
Austria, Vienna

Academic Toolkit

Language at university is more formal, more complex, and more objective than everyday language. Success in international higher education is based on the ability to read meaningful...

language English
duration 10 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 390
Austria, Vienna

German Winter Course (4-week intensive in January)

A 4-week German intensive course is a great option for you, if you wish to improve your German level quickly and efficiently. Emphasis is on the progressive development of your Ger...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Austria, Vienna

English Winter Course (4-week intensive in January)

Learning English can widen your university choices, provide more career options, and increase your mobility. In many competitive fields, level B1/B2 is the minimum requirement for...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4.5 ECTS
fee EUR 300

Courses 2016

Austria, Vienna

Approaching the 3s. The spatial, the social, and the sensorium

Choreographies of the masses in soccer stadiums, cultures of dwelling in housing blocks in the periphery, encounters with audio-visual artworks in the classical museum setting, act...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 90
Austria, Vienna

Opening the Black Box of Quality

Reflecting on and assessing the quality of scientific work is part and parcel of scholarly practice – whether in various work situations or the different stages of an academic care...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 100
Austria, Vienna

Cognition, Art, and Culture

The Cognitive Turn initiated in Psychology and Computer Science has reached the Social Sciences and Humanities that traditionally study art and culture. The new encounter of academ...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 120
Austria, Vienna

Smart Cities: Designing Places and Urban Mentalities

The aim of this Summer School is to bring together diverse disciplines – including technical, economic, political, environmental and social disciplines – to explore the new set of...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 420
Austria, Salzburg

And what did the animal say?

In Mathieu Kassovitz’s film La Haine, while Vinz and Sayid walk through the clashes between police and residents in their suburb, Vinz is sure he saw a cow crossing the street. It...

language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 700
Austria, Salzburg

Film as a sensitive body

Film as a sensitive body proposes that 16mm film material has properties that react not only to light exposure but also to contact with other bodies and substances. Through these c...

language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 700
Austria, Salzburg

Homage

Participants will choose a person, an object or a phenomenon to whom or which they wish to pay homage, in a manner aesthetically comparable to votive images in churches, which bear...

language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 700
Austria, Salzburg

Unorthodox approaches to drawing

This course is open to anyone keen on drawing. The programme is designed to accommodate a range of needs, so that artists who are new to, or uncomfortable with the medium can easil...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 450
Austria, Salzburg

Radical handbuilding

In this course, you will use ceramics as a sculptural medium, divorced from the context of craft and design. In the first week we will explore simple building techniques, lookin...

language English
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 700
Austria, Salzburg

The book as printed space – concept and printed work

The course deals with the current status of the printed (analogue) book and concomitant questions. It enables participants to design and develop their own publications, from the in...

language English
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 950
Austria, Semmering, Vienna, Reichenau, Mürzzuschlag

International Music Summer Academy

isa – International Summer Academy is the summer campus of the mdw – University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. This annual event sees more than 300 students from over 40 nati...

language English
duration 4 weeks
Austria, Salzburg

The Big Bang and You

In this jewellery design course we will take the Big Bang theory as the starting-point for our own visions, to be materialised in various (jewellery) objects. The Big Bang ref...

language English
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 950
Austria, Salzburg

Who am I as a painter, in painting, in making?

When we make art, who are we? This course will combine analysis of theoretical texts on painting and experimental creation of objects. Throughout the two weeks we will be examining...

language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 700
Austria, Vienna

Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems

This program is open to students of all fields and covers alternatives to the processes and developments that are putting strains on economic, ecologic and social boundaries. In ad...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Austria, Salzburg

Working with stone

What does it mean to work with a monumental material? How can one take an ephemeral, perishable object and turn it into something monumental? How can the traditional technique of s...

Austria, Salzburg

Comics in performance

In this workshop, students will explore the worldwide traditions of illustration and comics in performance: picture-recitation, cantastoria, kamishibai and others. While examini...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 450
Austria, Salzburg

Public Space

feld 72's temporary Museum for Public Space is setting up shop again in Salzburg. Salzburg is a town where global meets regional and local, where identities are “exploited” and...

language English
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 950
Austria, Salzburg

The notion of subject matter

The course will be based on working in groups. The process is divided into the following steps: 1. Choosing a subject to photograph After a general discussion about how to choo...

language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 700
Austria, Salzburg

When sculptures walk out

This course deals with a possible practice of expanded sculptural production, the aim being to find out how a different perspective can be introduced into the work. Just as an a...

language English
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 950
Austria, Salzburg

Print print print

In this course we will explore various techniques of classical printmaking, such as etching, woodcut and silkscreen, as well as experimenting with alternative methods. Participa...

language English
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 950
Austria, Altmünster

Modern earthen architecture and bamboo construction

learning by doing in practical workshops including material science and theroy classes.

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Different European Cities like Salzburg, Vienna, Prague, Heidelberg, Strasbourg, Reims, Paris and Venice, Florence and Bologna

Chinese-Austrian-EU Summer School

This Summer School opens up the possibility for students from China and the world to visit Europe for four weeks in order to be able to gain an intensive insight into our political...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Vienna Summer School for Assistive Technology 2016

The Assistive Technology Summer School offers international students a balanced and extensive project week to acquire and deepen practical knowledge in various topics of modern Ass...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Wels

Engineering for Women

The government of Upper Austria and the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria offer a unique opportunity for a selected group of highly-motivated and talented women (high sc...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 780
Austria, Vienna

Scientific World Conceptions 2016: Science, Values, and Democracy?

Science and democracy are key features of modern societies, but there have always been tensions between them, with implications for a wide range of public issues. This two-week cou...

duration 2 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 880
Austria, Vienna

Advanced Microscopy Techniques

We cordially invite you to be part of this year’s summer school where we will focus on various modern state-of-the-art microscopes that allow visualization of fine structures withi...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Austria, Seggau, Leibnitz, Austria

Transformation, Transgressions, and Trust in Europe and the Americas

The only consistency of today's world is change, often in many directions, unpredictable and triggered by self-determination on different levels, political and natural events, cult...

duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Key Challenges in Rural Development: Bringing economics, management and social sciences into practice

This Summer School is an international cooperation within the scope of the Euroleague for Life Sciences and is organised by faculties and departments that focus on econo­mics, mana...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Bad Vöslau

Scuola estiva per la lingua tedesca

Corso intensivo (20 ore) di lingua e cultura a Bad Vöslau (a circa 20 km da Vienna, nella Regione delle Terme) con 4 ore di lezione la mattina, pomeriggi liberi e diverse escursion...

duration 9 weeks
credits 0.5 ECTS
fee EUR 859
Austria, Vienna

Understanding Public Spaces - Unravelling Complexities

Public spaces are important places in city and urban life. The functions ascribed to public space are broad, ranging from political representation, the possibility of political pro...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 290
Austria, Villach

Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship

The International Summer University Carinthia brings highly motivated and talented students from around the world in the areas of entrepreneurship, architecture and tourism togethe...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 350
Austria, Villach

Destination Management & Tourism

The International Summer University Carinthia brings highly motivated and talented students from around the world in the areas of entrepreneurship, architecture and tourism togethe...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 350
Austria, Villach

Urban Design & Architecture

The International Summer University Carinthia brings highly motivated and talented students from around the world in the areas of entrepreneurship, architecture and tourism togethe...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 350
Austria, Vienna

Energy Efficiency

Subtitle: International Project Management - From Theory to Practice From the generation of the first project ideas to the successful implementation of projects in intercultural a...

language English
duration 1 week
Austria, Vienna

International Project Management - From Theory to Practice

From the generation of the first project ideas to the successful implementation of projects in intercultural and multidisciplinary teams, the work of researchers and project manage...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 10 ECTS

Courses 2015

Austria, Graz

Smart Cars

International Summer School on Smart Cars 2015 http://www.iti.tugraz.at/eas/summerschool Location and Date: Graz, Austria, Sept 6 - 12, 2015 Important Dates May 18, 2015 - Ap...

Austria, Vienna

Robotics Summer School

This year, Association of Automation and Robotics (http://www.f-ar.at/) in cooperation with university of applied science, FH CAMPUS 02 (http://www.campus02.at/) and Centauro LtD...

Austria, Innsbruck

Innsbruck Summer School of Alpine Research on Surface-Atmosphere Exchange over Mountainous Terrain

Surface-Atmosphere exchange processes play an essential role in a wide range of fields such as numerical weather prediction, climate modeling, glaciology, air pollution assessment...

duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 750
Austria, Vienna

Numismatics for doctoral candidates

Gegenstand des Seminars ist die Numismatik und Geldgeschichte in ihrer gesamten fachlichen und methodischen Breite, von der Antike bis in die Neuzeit sowie von Europa bis in den Or...

duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Austria, Strobl/St. Wolfgang

European and International Studies (Law, Political Science, Economics, History, Cultural Studies)

The univie: summer school – European and International Studies takes place in the picturesque village of Strobl in the Salzkammergut region, one of Austria’s most attractive summer...

Austria, Vienna

Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems

AEMS is a new academic Summer School that approaches the topic of economic reform by considering natural boundaries and the human factor to be equal parts of the equation. The goa...

duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Austria, Wels

International Summer Academy in Engineering for Women ISAE4W

Tuition language: English The Academy’s intensive, two-week programme combines sophisticated theory with hands-on practical experience in engineering and natural sciences. In a...

Austria, Vienna

AsTeRICS Academy

The Assistive Technology Summer School offers international students a balanced and extensive project week to acquire and deepen practical knowledge in various topics of medern Ass...

duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

The Global Digital Workplace - New Ways of Working, New Forms of Labour

Two interrelated processes have transformed work and labour on a global scale: The wider reach of multinational corporations forming global value chains and the digitisation of inf...

duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Vienna Summer School on Digital Humanities

Traditional research in the social sciences and humanities is challenged by the emergence of new methods and tools that allow us to gain and compute more knowledge integrating vari...

duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 80
Austria, Vienna

Advanced Cellular Therapies

The School's course program is designed for PhD and doctoral students with the objective to address selected topics of actual research themes with their potential therapeutic appli...

duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Austria, Obergurgl

Close Range Sensing Techniques in Alpine Terrain

The main goal of the Joint Summer School 2015 is to provide students with innovative practical and methodological skills to characterize complex terrain and object features using c...

duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 375
Austria, Vaduz /Liechtenstein + Andelsbuch/Austria

Arts & Crafts - hands on in scale 1:1

This Summer School has been established as a cooperation between the Institute of Architecture and Planning and the Werkraum Bregenzerwald in Austria. The program consists of two w...

duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Austria, Seggau/Graz

Shifting Perspectives: Europe and the Americas

Students will deal with the relevance and effect on global affairs of Europe/EU (emphasis on South Eastern Europe) and beyond by attending the offered morning and evening lectures,...

duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Cultural-historical studies

The univie: winter school for cultural-historical studies takes place in Vienna, the capital of the former Habsburg Monarchy (and Austria of today) where traces of the outstanding...

duration 2 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 980

Courses 2014

Austria, Rome

The Europeanisation of National Parliaments

Since the onset of the European integration process, national parliaments have been continuously adjusting their traditional functions, organization and role. The increasing influe...

duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Austria, Vienna

Vienna Summer School in Urban Studies 2014:rnRight to the City - Appropriations of Public Spaces in Transition

Urban public spaces are constantly changing and highly contested territories. The fields of action that have to be considered when analysing urban public spaces range from the impa...

duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 100
Austria, Seggau/Graz

Transformation and Change: Europe and Beyond

Students will deal with the relevance and effect on global affairs of Europe/EU (emphasis on South Eastern Europe) and beyond by attending the offered morning and evening lectures,...

duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS

Courses 2013

Austria, Vienna

International Marketing Management

This undergraduate course focuses on elementary aspects of international marketing management. It aims to develop strategic thinking in a global market context and will provide you...

duration 3 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

Sustainability-driven Enterprises

This Bachelor-level Program of the International Summer University WU in Vienna consists of intensive courses, held by WU university staff, and enrichment courses, held by renowned...

duration 3 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

International Financial Management

This Bachelor-level Program of the International Summer University WU in Vienna consists of intensive courses, held by WU university staff, and enrichment courses, held by renowned...

duration 8 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

Succeeding in International Business – Perspectives on Strategy, Markets, and Resources

This undergraduate course focuses on elementary aspects of international business (IB), and procedures along its key components – strategy, markets, and resources. Respectively, th...

duration 3 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

Art and the city

In this course we will be exploring the intersection between art and architecture in the city. The course will combine lectures, In this course we are exploring the intersection be...

duration 3 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Austria, Vienna

Introduction to Statistics

The course provides a concise introduction to fundamental ideas of descriptive and inferential statistics with the intention to help participants understanding and applying the log...

Austria, Vienna

An Introduction to Qualitative Research

The course will demonstrate the potential of qualitative methods to address a range of questions relevant to political scientists –e.g. accessing „public opinion‟; individual...

Austria, Vienna

Working with Cross-National Survey Data

Analysing changes in attitudes and values across countries is far from simple because 1) measuring attitudes and values is more risky and error-prone than measuring verifiable fact...

Austria, Vienna

Comparative Research Designs

The purpose of this course is to provide training on all aspects that enable a researcher to conceive and conduct the most appropriate comparative research design – the latter broa...

Austria, Vienna

Knowing and the Known: The Philosophy and Methodology of the Social Sciences

The social sciences have long been concerned with the epistemic status of their empirical claims. Unlike in the natural sciences, where an evident record of practical success tends...

Austria, Vienna

RESEARCH DESIGN FUNDAMENTALS

In an applied manner, the course addresses the question “How to design a research in social sciences?”. It starts from scratch, hence is targeted at students who did part of their...

Austria, Vienna

Tools for Data Mining and Data Organisation

The course will present an overview of available techniques in the domain of data and text mining. The course is separated into five main domains:  General Introduction: S...

Austria, Vienna

Introduction to Applied Social Network Analysis

This course is an introduction to the theory and methodology of social network analysis (SNA). Particular attention will be paid to the theoretical foundations of SNA and to method...

Austria, Vienna

Introduction to Maximum Likelihood and Limited Dependent Variables

We begin the course with a review of the statistical theory of maximum likelihood. During the first two days the general linear model will be used as a heuristic for developing you...

Austria, Vienna

Panel Data Analysis

The course provides an introduction to panel data analysis. Panel data are repeated observations on the same sample of cases. One of the major advantages of panel data is the poten...

Austria, Vienna

Multilevel Regression Modelling

The course is designed to provide scholars with a basic understanding of multilevel (a.k.a. hierarchical or mixed) models. Upon completion the students will have a basic conceptual...

Austria, Vienna

Writing Ethnographic and other Qualitative-Interpretive Research: An Inductive Approach

This seminar explores issues in one of the „genres‟ of academic writing: ethnographic and other forms of interpretive-qualitative research. The course will proceed inductivel...

Austria, Vienna

Analysing Political and Social Sequences

Sequence analysis is the systematic descriptive and causal study of sequences, that is, successions of standard categorical states or events. Sequence analysis is a unique method f...

Austria, Vienna

The Analysis of Deliberative Politics

This course explores how the philosophical construct of deliberation can be analysed empirically. This concerns conceptual questions, research design and measurement issues as well...

Austria, Vienna

Election Forecasting

The course provides instruction in election forecasting. The word, “forecasting,” is sometimes used loosely. Here it will have a very specific meaning: the prediction of an event b...

Austria, Vienna

Focus Groups – From Qualitative Data Generation to Analysis

Focus groups have become quite fashionable in political science, over the last decade, notably because of the richness of discourse and interactions that they give access to. But t...

Austria, Vienna

Agent-based Modelling in the Social Sciences

Computational agent-based models (ABM) have become increasingly popular in Political Science. The purpose of an ABM is to simulate the emergence of macro-level social phenomena bas...

Austria, Vienna

Advanced process-tracing methods

This hands-on course aims to provide participants with the methodological tools to refine their use of process-tracing methods in their own substantive research, while also enablin...

Austria, Vienna

Advanced Content Analysis

Building upon the theoretical and methodological foundations laid during the 2012 ECPR Summer School in Methods and Techniques, this course will introduce students with advanced ap...

Austria, Vienna

Methods in Political Anthropology

The course is intended for non-anthropologists seeking to apply ethnographic methods in data collection and analysis. It integrates methodological questions into questions of analy...

Austria, Vienna

Advanced Qualitative Data Analysis

This course addresses the foundations, components and procedures of qualitative data analysis looking at the methods of thematic analysis (TA), qualitative content analysis (QCA),...

Austria, Vienna

Statistical Modelling of the Spatial Theory of Voting

This course introduces to the theory and to the statistical analysis of the spatial theory of voting. Starting with Downs’ seminal work, we delineate core assumptions and the conce...

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Interpreting Binary Logistic Regression Models

This course will provide participants with the detailed understanding and advanced skills needed to interpret the results of logistic regression models with binary outcome variable...

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Advanced Multi-Method Research

This course deals with multi-method research (MMR) as it is currently developed in the methodological literature (e.g., Lieberman’s nested analysis). The course builds on this deve...

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Introduction to R

This introductory R class focuses on making students familiar with data manipulation and basic modelling in R. R has become a widespread statistical package that offers both flexib...

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Introduction to SPSS

The SPSS software is among the most frequently used software packages for statistical analysis in the area of social sciences. This course will provide a basic introduction to the...

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Introduction to STATA

The aim of the course ‘Introduction to STATA’ is to familiarize the participants with one of the most popular software packages in social sciences and economics. The participants w...

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Introduction to Qualitative Data Analysis with Atlas.ti.

The main purpose of this course is to learn about computer assisted qualitative data analysis with Atlas.ti. Qualitative Content Analysis (QCA) and Grounded Theory (GT) will be int...

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Introduction to NVivo 10

This is an introductory course on the use of NVivo software for qualitative data analysis. The course is orientated towards participants with no prior knowledge of the software who...

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Introduction to Data Access and Management

Within the last years there has been a tremendous increase of available data on the Internet. Governmental and corporate open access data initiatives provide accurate information w...

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Multilevel Structural Equation Modelling

The primary objective of this course is to provide participants with a proper understanding and the practical skills necessary for applying advanced techniques in structural equati...

Courses 2012

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International Strategic Management

This three-week Master-level Program at the International Summer University WU is taught by highly qualified guest lecturers of WU partner universities with topics changing on a we...

duration 3 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Austria, Vienna

Human Resource Management – Skills, Structures and Strategies

This Bachelor-level Program of the International Summer University WU in Vienna consists of intensive courses, held by WU university staff, and enrichment courses, held by renowned...

duration 4 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 800