Business Software (ILV)

Course numberB4.06360.10.080
Course codeBuSoWa
Semester of degree program Semester 1
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits2,5
Language of instruction German

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to:

review the basic principles of computer science (e.g. data storage, operating systems).
create a scientific document by using MS Word.
use MS Excel in a business environment.

The contents of the course are related on the one hand to principles of computer science and on the other hand related to the usage of MS Office products. In the first part, students will get to know basic principles of computer science, like bits and bytes, data storage and operating systems. The second part of the course will focus on MS Office products. Students will learn advanced usage of MS Word (e.g. to create a scientific document like a master thesis). In addition students will learn how to use MS Excel to solve typical business problems (usage of functions, date related calculations, database operations ...).

Fahnenstich K., Haselier R. G.: Microsoft Word 210 - Das Handbuch; Microsoft Press (2011)

Schieke D., Schuster H., Schwenk J.: Microsoft Excel 210 - Das Handbuch; Microsoft Press (2010)

Gumm H.P., Sommer M.: Einführung in die Informatik; Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag (2010)

Stahlknecht P., Hasenkamp U.: Einführung in die Wirtschaftsinformatik, Springer Verlag (2012)

Computer - assisted written examination