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Business Cases in Telecommunications

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Business Cases in Telecommunications
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016
Module code: KI845
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
2V (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 2
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam 180 min., term paper

[updated 06.07.2021]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

KI845 (P222-0048) Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016 , semester 2, mandatory course
KIM-BCTK Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017 , semester 2, optional course, telecommunications-specific
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
KI900 Study Project or Industrial Placement

[updated 01.04.2003]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Horst Wieker
Prof. Dr. Horst Wieker
Joachim Adt

[updated 01.04.2003]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will be familiar with the legal, technical and business conditions in the liberalized telecommunications market. They will haved learned how to set up a telecommunications company using a simulation of a company model.

[updated 06.07.2021]
Module content:
1. Foundations of liberalization in the telecommunications market
2. Core competencies of telecommunications companies
3. TC production platforms
4. Value flows in the TC business
5. Billing processes
6. Quality management
7. Term paper: Enterprise model with business case

[updated 06.07.2021]
Recommended or required reading:

[updated 29.06.2007]
Module offered in:
SS 2018, SS 2017, SS 2016, SS 2015, SS 2014, ...
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