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Business Information Systems (BIS I)

The course gives an introduction into major aspects of Business Information Systems (BIS) and their role in the enterprise from a managerial point of view. In the first part of the course (BIS I), basic aspects and theories are introduced. In the second part (BIS II), advanced aspects of Information Management are presented and discussed.
Kurs ID
Art des Kurses
BSc Kurs
FS 2023
Martin Prause, Dr. Sven-Volker Rehm
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Part I The Networked Business Environment
Chapter 1 The Networked Business Environment
Chapter 2 An Introduction to Information Systems Research
Chapter 3 Information Systems: Strategy and Organization of Value Creation
Chapter 4 Ethical, Social and Political Questions
Part II Information and Communication Infrastructures
Chapter 5 IT Infrastructure Components and Development Trends
Chapter 6 Data Organization and Data Management
Chapter 7 Communication systems, Internet, World Wide Web and Web 2.0
Part III Information Processing Within and Across the Enterprise
Chapter 8 Application Systems
Date Time
Thursday, 19.01.2023 15:30 - 18:45
Friday, 20.01.2023 08:00 - 11:15
Thursday, 09.02.2023 15:30 - 18:45
Friday, 10.02.2023 08:00 - 11:15
Thursday, 16.02.2023 15:30 - 18:45
Friday, 17.02.2023 08:00 - 11:15
Basic concepts of information systems and information management; core tools and approaches of information management; evaluation of recent trends in enterprise IT; assessment of organizational change through IT and IT project management; Business Process Modeling (BPM), Data Modeling (Entity Relationship Model), basic knowledge on Systems Analysis, Design and Engineering, Sociotechnical Systems, and others
Laudon, K. C., & Laudon, J. P. (2018). Management Information Systems: Managing the Digital Firm. Fifteenth/Global edition: Addison Wesley Longman Ltd.& 2-NutzerEbook Zugriff.

Case Studies

Exercises (Modeling)

Internet/Literature Search and Intensive Reflection (Seminar Paper)

Exam, Seminar Paper
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