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Data & Information Management

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.
Course code
Course type
BSc Course
Weekly Hours
FS 2024
Juniorprof. Dr. Irina Heimbach
Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.
  • Introduction to Data & Information Management  
  • Business data modeling, DFDs and ERM  
  • Relational Databases and SQL  
  • Visual analytics with Tableau  
  • Predictive analytics  
  • Dark side of data analytics  
  • Information privacy protection  
Date Time
Friday, 08.03.2024 11:30 - 15:15
Wednesday, 13.03.2024 11:30 - 15:15
Wednesday, 27.03.2024 11:30 - 15:15
Thursday, 28.03.2024 08:00 - 11:15
Friday, 05.04.2024 08:00 - 11:15
Monday, 08.04.2024 11:30 - 15:15
Monday, 22.04.2024 14:00 - 15:30
  • Improved data literacy and data-analytic thinking
  • Understanding of main concepts related to Data&Information Management
  • Application of basic data modeling concepts and approaches
  • Improved skills in working with specific software

In-class discussions

Online quizzes

Integrated exercises

Practice with software

100% final exam
keine besonderen Kenntnisse sind erforderlich
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