Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - School of Business and Economics

Seminar Advanced Information Systems

The module is concerned with recent developments and emerging technologies in the field of Information Systems. Students have the opportunity to develop the following skills:


  • Students further develop their knowledge and understanding of the theories, applications, and methods of Information Systems.
  • Students are able to critically appraise recent IS trends and developments using established IS theories and practices.
  • Students further develop their ability to conduct scholarly research, concentrating on academic writing, information retrieval and literature analysis.


Students work in groups of two to three members and prepare a seminar thesis. The thesis relates to a current topic in the scope of IS. Seminar topics vary each year and will be announced in due course before the start of the seminar.

All papers will be presented and discussed in the seminar sessions.