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Information Systems - E-Business
(dt. Wirtschaftsinformatik - E-Business)

Level, degree of commitment Specialization module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Lecture, recitation class,
180 hours (attendance: 46 hours preparation and follow-up: 67 hours exam preparation: 67 hours)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Written examination
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program M.Sc. Business Administration.
One semester,
each summer semester
Person in charge of the module's outline Prof. Dr. Paul Alpar


1. functioning and services of the Internet

2. planning the use of the Internet

3. supporting value-added activities

4. web 2.0

5. m-commerce

6. industry 4.0

Qualification Goals

Students know the basics of electronic business (EB) technologies and their use along the value chain. With regard to the further content, there is a choice. Either the students work on the use of the Internet for marketing purposes in detail, building on the knowledge from the lecture "Electronic Business", or alternatively learn basic concepts for programming interactive websites as part of an exercise.




Module imported from M.Sc. Business Administration.

When studying M.Sc. Business Informatics, this module can be attended in the study area Specialization Modules in Business Informatics.

Recommended Reading

  • Alpar, P.: Kommerzielle Nutzung des Internet, 2. Aufl., 1998

Please note:

This page describes a module according to the latest valid module guide in Summer semester 2018. Most rules valid for a module are not covered by the examination regulations and can therefore be updated on a semesterly basis. The following versions are available in the online module guide:

  • Winter 2016/17
  • Summer 2018
  • Winter 2018/19
  • Winter 2019/20
  • Winter 2020/21 (no corresponding element)
  • Summer 2021 (no corresponding element)
  • Winter 2021/22 (no corresponding element)
  • Winter 2022/23 (no corresponding element)
  • Winter 2023/24 (no corresponding element)

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