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Business Informatics I

Module name (EN): Business Informatics I
Degree programme: International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2008
Module code: BAIBA-330
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 6V (6 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam at PC

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BAIBA-330 International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2008, semester 3, mandatory course
90 class hours (= 67.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 112.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended knowledge:
None. BAIBA-330 is a basic IT course.

[updated 20.03.2010]
Recommended as prerequisite for:
BAIBA-430 Business Informatics II

[updated 20.05.2010]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Stefan Selle
Prof. Dr. Thomas Bousonville
Prof. Dr. Stefan Selle
Prof. Dr. Enrico Lieblang

[updated 20.05.2010]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this course, students will:
- be able to use the most important techniques in spreadsheet calculation,
- be familiar with programming macros,
- be able to create and use databases,
- be able to query databases using SQL,
- be able to normalize databases,
- be able to create entity relationship models and relational database models.

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Module content:
1. •Spreadsheets and automation
(a) Spreadsheets: The basics, formulas, functions, date and time, diagrams, processing techniques, consolidation, pivot analysis.
(b) Automation: Macros: Recorder, editor, dialogs
2. Data management
(a) Theory: Three-level framework, tables and relations, relational algebra, binary search, keys, integrity, database management system, database models, security and administration, SQL, normalization, entity relationship model, relational model
(b) Practice: Tables, searching, sorting, filtering, queries, forms, reports, SQL queries, database design (ER diagram, relational model, normalization).

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Teaching methods/Media:
Lecture integrated with independent work on the PC, i. e. the direct solution of concrete, business management tasks using the Office products Excel resp. Access.

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Recommended or required reading:
- Münster, C., Wies, P.: Microsoft Office Excel 2007 für Windows – Grundlagen, 3. Auflage, Herdt-Verlag, Bodenheim, 2008.
- Münster, C.: Microsoft Office Excel 2007 für Windows – Fortgeschrittene Techniken, 2. Auflage, Herdt-Verlag, Bodenheim, 2007.
- Bossert, T., Schwarz, A.: Microsoft Office Access 2007 für Windows – Grundlagen für Datenbank-Entwickler, 1. Auflage, Herdt-Verlag, Bodenheim, 2007.
- Meier, A.: Relationale und postrelationale Datenbanken, 6. Auflage, Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2007.
- Schicker, E.: Datenbanken und SQL, 3. Auflage, Teubner Verlag, Wiesbaden, 2000.
- Schubert, M.: Datenbanken – Theorie, Entwurf und Programmierung relationaler Datenbanken, 2. Auflage, Teubner+Vieweg, Wiesbaden, 2007.
- Steiner, R.: Grundkurs Relationale Datenbanken, 7. Auflage, Teubner+Vieweg, Wiesbaden, 2009.

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