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This entry is from Winter semester 2022/23 and might be obsolete. You can find a current equivalent here.

Business Intelligence (Export Module)
(dt. Business Intelligence (Exportmodul))

Level, degree of commitment Specialization module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Lecture, recitation class, private study,
180 hours (attendance: 50 hours, preparation and follow-up: 65 hours, exam preparation: 65 hours)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Course requirement(s): Essay (2-3 pages)
Examination type: Written examination
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program B.Sc. Business Administration.
One semester,
each winter semester
Person in charge of the module's outline Prof. Dr. Paul Alpar


This module introduces selected procedures and tools for structuring data appropriately and making it available to decision makers in the form of standardized reports or complex analysis results. Participants can try out and learn procedures and tools themselves in the exercise.

Qualification Goals

Upon completion of the module, students will be able to,

(1) Appropriately structure company and market data,

(2) analyze data from a database or data warehouse using widely available software tools to solve business management problems, and

(3) prepare data in the form of standardized reports or complex analysis results.




Module imported from B.Sc. Business Administration.

When studying M.Sc. Computer Science, this module can be attended in the study area Minor subject Business Administration.

Recommended Reading

  • Gluchowski, P.: Management Support Systeme und Business Intelligence: computergestützte Informationssysteme für Fach- und Führungskräfte, 2. Auflage, Springer, Berlin 2008.
  • Alpar, P.; Niedereichholz, J.: Data Mining im praktischen Einsatz, Vieweg, Wiesbaden 2000.

Please note:

This page describes a module according to the latest valid module guide in Winter semester 2022/23. 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:

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