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Business Economics

Module name (EN): Business Economics
Degree programme: Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017
Module code: PIB-BWL
SAP-Submodule-No.: P222-0001
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4V (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 1
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
PIB-BWL (P222-0001) Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 1, mandatory course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
PIB-WIN Business Informatics

[updated 18.10.2016]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Miede
Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Miede

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to name basic economic principles and in particular describe the interrelationships in and between companies and the principles applied in them.
Concepts In addition, students will be able to apply these interrelationships and concepts to the IT industry and explain their significance and importance for IT as a whole.

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Module content:
1. Introduction and overview
2. Companies
3. Markets
4. Accounting
5. Financing
6. Organization and management
7. Selected business economics topics

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Teaching methods/Media:
Transparencies, board, exercises, case studies, gamification

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Recommended or required reading:
Jean-Paul Thommen, Ann-Kristin Achleitner: Allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre, Springer.
Thomas Straub: Einführung in die Allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre, Pearson.
Henner Schierenbeck, Claudia Wöhle: Grundzüge der Betriebswirtschaftslehre, Oldenbourg.
Hans Jung: Allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre, Oldenbourg.
Jörg Wöltje: Buchführung Schritt für Schritt, utb.
Als Ergänzung: Grady Klein, Yoram Bauman: The Cartoon Introduction to Economics Vol. 1 + Vol. 2, Hill and Wang.

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Module offered in:
WS 2022/23, WS 2021/22, WS 2020/21, WS 2019/20, WS 2018/19, ...
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