in cooperation with the University of Missouri-St. Louis – UMSL / USA

Lectures, excursion and assessments
Group work, individual preparation and reading
Modul 1

Big Data Analytics: Tools for Better Decision Making

Modul 2

Cross-cultural Competences and Communication

Modul 3

Plant tour


International managers today have access to endless sources of data: legacy systems, industry reports, customer relationship management systems, social media metrics, etc. The challenge is how to make good decisions based on trends, nuances and themes within the data. This objective of the course is to show technical and non-technical students advanced techniques within Excel to analyze, understand and manage large data sets. These techniques include: • Filters • Subtotals • Financial functions • Database functions • Advanced graphing • Pivot tables and graphs

Students will learn these techniques through problem solving cases and be able to apply the new skills immediately in International Management, Accounting, Marketing and Finance courses.

15th April

Deadline of Registration

5th July

Day of Arrival

30th July

Day of Departure

The certificate or transcript of records

At the end of the course a certificate of attendance and transcript of records will be issued to each participant.
Successful participants can earn 4 credit hours – US / 8 credit points-ECTS.

* Please note: These credits can be transferred to your home university/institution. It is recommended to verify with your home university/institution that the grades you earn in Bremen can be applied to your curriculum or course of study.


The program is open to undergraduate and graduate students and young professionals.
Minimum age 18 years.

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The course fee includes...
  • Information packet with city guide
  • Seminars and lectures
  • Teaching material
  • Program related excursion
  • Ticket for public transport in Bremen (bus+tram)
The course fee does not include...
  • Travel expenses
  • Accommodation in Bremen
  • Insurance: Health, accident and liability insurance
  • Board and personal spendings
  • Participation in optional activities
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The program may be subject to change.

Course starts on 5 July 2020
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