Master's Level The Gottlieb Duttweiler Chair offers students at the Master level courses in retail management. In addition there is also the chance of working on a Master’s thesis covering various interesting topics. Courses in the Master‘s programme Please read the fact sheets of the courses. You will find the details in the online curriculum. Spring Semester 8,060: Customer Value im Handel. Prof. Dr. Th. Rudolph. 8,814: Consumer Psychology in Retailing (Englisch). Ass. Prof. Dr. J. Bauer 8,054: Anwendungsprojekt II Dr. M. Linzmajer Autumn Semester 7,808: Internationales Handelsmarketing. Ass. Prof. Dr. Th. J. Bauer 9,055: Applied Research Project III (Englisch) Dr. M. Linzmajer Topics for a Master’s thesis The Institute of Retail Management offers an array of innovative topics for a master’s thesis. The topics cover current challenges in retail academia and/or business. Please have a look at our current list of topics. Once you have chosen a topic you are encouraged to write us a motivational letter, convincing us of your interest and commitment.