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CS 574 — Business Information Systems
(dt. Betriebliche Informationssysteme)

Level, degree of commitment Advanced module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Lecture (2 SWS), recitation class (2 SWS),
180 hours (60 h attendance, 120 h private study)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Course requirement(s): Successful completion of at least 50 percent of the points from the weekly exercises as well as at least 2 presentations of the tasks.
Examination type: Oral or written examination
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program B.Sc. Business Informatics.
One semester,
Jedes 4. Semester
Person in charge of the module's outline Prof. Dr. Bernhard Seeger


  • Requirements for buisness information systems
  • Architecture and classification of business information systems
  • Modelling of applications (data, process and communication modelling)
  • Ressource management and purchasing processes
  • Production planning and sales
  • Customizing: Master Data Management
  • Implementation of practically relevant tasks
  • Introduction to ERP systems

Qualification Goals

  • Understanding the use of business information systems (BI systems) for a company,
  • Acquisition of knowledge of known BI architectures and characterization of commercial BI systems,
  • Modelling of business application tasks with modelling procedures and their implementation using BI systems,
  • Reflective evaluation of the use of BI systems for simple tasks,
  • Practicing scientific working methods (recognizing, formulating, solving problems, training abstraction skills) and their application in the context of BI systems,
  • Training of oral communication skills in the exercises by practicing free speech in front of an audience and during discussion.


None. The competences taught in the following module are recommended: Database Systems.


Module imported from B.Sc. Business Informatics.

It can be attended at FB12 in study program(s)

  • B.Sc. Business Informatics
  • M.Sc. Business Informatics

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

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