0807 International Energy Strategies
Dr. Martin Schwarzbichler
  • LV-Typ
  • Semesterstunden
  • Unterrichtssprache
20.09.2019 bis 27.09.2019
Anmeldung über LPIS
Hinweise zur LV
Planpunkt(e) Bachelor
Wochentag Datum Uhrzeit Raum
Donnerstag 07.11.2019 17:00 - 21:00 TC.3.12
Donnerstag 14.11.2019 17:00 - 21:00 TC.3.12
Donnerstag 28.11.2019 17:00 - 21:00 TC.3.12
Freitag 29.11.2019 15:00 - 19:00 TC.3.10
Donnerstag 05.12.2019 17:00 - 21:00 TC.3.12
Donnerstag 19.12.2019 17:00 - 21:00 TC.3.12
Donnerstag 09.01.2020 17:00 - 21:00 TC.3.12
Freitag 17.01.2020 15:00 - 18:00 TC.3.10

Ablauf der LV bei eingeschränktem Campusbetrieb

In the case of limited activity on campus, the course will be held in distance mode

Inhalte der LV

  1. Energy project business cases along the entire value chain (e.g. analysis & evaluation of investment projects, investment decision analysis, make-or-buy-decisions).
  2. Assessing and evaluating strategies of international energy companies.
  3. Market entry & exit strategies (e.g. measurement of exposure, setting-up & monitoring of an asset portfolio, measurement of risk & return). 

Lernergebnisse (Learning Outcomes)

After attending this course, students will be able to (learning outcomes clustered in 5 interlinked areas): 

  1. Analyse, evaluate & interprete energy project business cases (case studies along the entire value chain).
  2. Analyse, evaluate & interprete strategies of international energy companies.
  3. Identify, analyse & evaluate market entry & exit strategies and their business plans.
  4. Analyse, set-up and perform the basics of company evaluations of energy companies along the energy value chain.
  5. Understand, Analyse & interprete the "big picture" of energy economics and ist place within the energy industry developments.

In addition, this course fosters additionally the following:

  • Develop practice (caste studies-based & practical examples)
  • Oriented solutions for a specific problem based on theoretical concepts and models
  • Develop understanding & analytical knowledge for energy industry and ist linkage to commercial & economic concepts 


The content of this course will be delivered throughthe following combination of teaching materials:

A) Case studies, understanding & setting-uppractitioners‘ tools

B) Renowned & current academic publications

C) Reports published by international organizations inthe energy industry, company reports

D) Company& market evaluation tools

Leistung(en) für eine Beurteilung

At the end ofthe course there will be an oral exam, which takes one hour. To pass thecourse 60 % of the points at the final exam have to be achieved.

Additionally to the exam, there are another 2 gradings during the course which are taken upon 2 case studies where students are graded according their inputs and solution proposals (each graded with 20% of the total grade).

Students can improve their grades by a) intense participation in class-discussions and b) intense,good casework.


1 Autor/in: Schwarzbichler, Steiner, Turnheim

Financial Steering: Valuation, KPI Management and the Interaction with IFRS

Verlag: Springer
Auflage: 1st edition
Anmerkungen: ISBN-10331975761X, ISBN-13978-3319757612
Jahr: 2018
Empfehlung: Unbedingt notwendige Studienliteratur für alle Studierenden

Teilnahmevoraussetzung(en) und Vergabe von Wartelistenplätzen

Completed IB Foundations (Class I – Basics) andApplications (Class II)

Zuletzt bearbeitet: 10.07.2019