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Business Informatics

Module name (EN): Business Informatics
Degree programme: Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017
Module code: PIB-WIN
SAP-Submodule-No.: P221-0043, P610-0532
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 3V+1U (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 2
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
PIB-WIN (P221-0043, P610-0532) Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 2, 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):
PIB-BWL Business Economics
PIB-PR1 Programming 1

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Miede
Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Miede

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to apply the information technology and business management concepts they have learned so far. In particular, students will be able to name, explain and apply the basic concepts and methods of business informatics and apply them in general with regard to their use in business practice.

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Module content:
1. Introduction
        o Information systems
        o Business informatics
2. Strategic and organizational aspects of information systems
3. Business processes and business process management
4. IT infrastructures
5. Data organization and data management
6. Application systems
7. Integration of information systems
8. Selected special topics
        o IT security
        o IT management
        o Social, political and ethical aspects
        o Current IT trends and their impact on information systems

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Teaching methods/Media:
Presentation (transparencies/board), case studies, examples, exercises, gamification

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Recommended or required reading:
Kenneth C. Laudon, Jane P. Laudon, Detlef Schoder: Wirtschaftsinformatik -- Eine Einführung. Pearson.
R. Kelly Rainer, Hugh J. Watson: Management Information Systems. Wiley.
France Bélanger, Craig Van Slyke: Information Systems for Business -- An Experiential Approach. Wiley.    
Paul Alpar, Heinz Lothar Grob, Peter Weimann, Robert Winter: Anwendungsorientierte Wirtschaftsinformatik: Strategische Planung, Entwicklung und Nutzung von Informationssystemen, Springer.
Michael Scholz, Franz Lehner, Stephan Wildner: Wirtschaftsinformatik -- Eine Einführung. Hanser.
Hans Robert Hansen, Gustaf Neumann: Wirtschaftsinformatik 1. UTB.
Hans Robert Hansen, Gustaf Neumann: Wirtschaftsinformatik 2. UTB.

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Module offered in:
SS 2022, SS 2021, SS 2020, SS 2019, SS 2018
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