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Office Management

Module name (EN): Office Management
Degree programme: International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017
Module code: BIBW-252
SAP-Submodule-No.: P420-0207
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2VU (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 2,5
Semester: 2
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BIBW-252 (P420-0207) International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 2, mandatory course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 75 hours (equivalent to 2.5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 52.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Christian Liebig
Prof. Dr. Christian Liebig

[updated 21.02.2018]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to:
- use the most important techniques in spreadsheet calculation,
- program simple macros in Excel,
- differentiate between when to use spreadsheet calculations and when
  to use other applications (e.g. databases),
- use a word processor efficiently
- use a presentation program to create a presentation.

[updated 14.03.2018]
Module content:
I. Spreadsheets
- Introduction and overview
- Formulas, functions, date and time
- Diagrams, processing techniques
- Consolidation and pivot analysis
- Automating with macros: recorder, editor, dialogs
II. Word processing
- Business letters
- Structuring and formatting large documents
- Tables and graphics
- Quotes and footnotes
- Indices
III. Presentation Program
- Creating and giving a presentation
- Formatting and layout
- Graphics and other objects
- Creating and reusing templates

[updated 14.03.2018]
Teaching methods/Media:
Lecture integrated with independent work on the PC, i. e. the direct solution of concrete, business management tasks using MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

[updated 14.03.2018]
Recommended or required reading:
Bossert, T.: PowerPoint für Windows _ Grundlagen, Herdt-Verlag, Bodenheim, latest edition.
Von Braunschweig, C., Spieß, S., Stulle, K.: Word für Windows _ Grundlagen, Herdt-Verlag, Bodenheim, latest edition.
Wies, P.: Excel für Windows _ Grundlagen, Herdt-Verlag, Bodenheim, latest edition.
Wies, P.: Excel für Windows _ Fortgeschrittene Techniken, Herdt-Verlag, latest edition.

[updated 14.03.2018]
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