First Cycle Programmes    (Bachelor's Degree)
Lisans - Faculty of Business Administration - Business Informatics (German)
General Description  |  Key Learning Outcomes  |  Course Structure Diagram with Credits
General Description ^
History
In 1991 German Business Informatics Department has started its activities in education and training under an international academic agreement signed between the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and Marmara University. The department, which may contribute to global development, conceivable future-oriented, multi-cultural education at the international level through scientific research to do, and they contribute to the development of relations between Germany and Turkey, aims to educate students. Close cooperation between universities and industry, the education of the students play an important role, so that students can form a bridge between science and industry.
Qualification Awarded
Bachelor
Specific Admission Requirements
The candidates after having obtained the right of admittance for studying in the department have to be personally inscribed according to regulations fixed by the „Zentralen Hochschulbildungsvorstand“ and by the university board within a predetermined time and with the documents prescribed and published by the Central Selection and Distribution Organization for Students (Öğrenci Seçme ve Yerleştirme Merkezi (ÖSYM)) and by the university.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
Only the students, studying Business Informatics at a University in Turkey or abroad are entitled to apply for a transfer. The Universities of students studying abroad must be recognized by the Higher Education Autority in Turkey in order to acquire this right. However, there are a certain number of transfers for each class. It is depend on the departmant comittee, if the students could qualify for a transfer or not, and there is no obligation for the deparment to fill the quotas. The condition is that the students must have succeeded in all courses, which they had before.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Education has carried out in different sections, as 1-2 year foreign language preparation, four-year undergraduate program and two years of graduate education. There are pre-conditional courses. The lecture of first semester "Introduction to Business Informatics" is a pre-conditional lecture of the second semester lecture "Algorithms and Datasturctures"and this lecture is pre-conditional lecture of "Introduction to Databases". All German courses are pre-conditional for their following German courses. All students have to write thesis at their last semester. If students do not write a thesis they do not have permisson to get diploma.
Profile of The Programme
In the German Language Department for Business Informatics lectures on economy and on computer science are combined. „Business Informatics“ aims to find technological and systematic solutions for a company‘s problems.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Students graduating in the department are usually employed in information technology departments, particularly, on the leading German companies.
Access to Further Studies
Candidates, have to present their results of the Academic Personnel and Postgraduate Education Entrance Exam (ALES) implemented by the Central Selection and Distribution Organization for Students (ÖSYM)or equivalent examinations recognized by the University Council and they have to receive 60 points as a minimum. By the graduate program admissions, GPA and interview results could be evaluated it is needed.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
The examinations in the department are based on an intermediate and a final exam. 50% of the total result are based on the result of the intermediate and 50% on the result of the final exam. The Indirect Evaluation System (Bağıl Değerleme Sistemi (BDS)) is applied.
Graduation Requirements
Every student who successfully completed the studies according to the Marmara University’s lecture and examination regulations for önlisans and bachelor der Marmara Universität and whose GANO is 2,00 or above, has the right to obtain a diploma.
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Program director: Prof. Dr. Yücel Yılmaz yucelyilmaz@marmara.edu.tr Tel: 0-212-677 74 05 AKTS/DS coordinator: Pınar Kaya pinar.kaya@marmara.edu.tr Tel: 0-212 5079925 Address: Marmara Üniversitesi Bahçelievler Kampüsü Bahçelievler-Istanbul
Facilities
There is one big computerlab in the department including 80 computers totally and it is possible to get wireless internet .Students have opportunity to access all the lecture notes and announcements about department via the web site. Further, there exist a research center for professors and their students and a library containing mostly research literature in German language.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 Ability to apply the mathematics and statistics into business informatics area
2 Gaining the basic business administration knowledge
3 Process analysis and design skills in accordance with a pre-defined objective
4 Gaining and improvement of foreign language skills
5 Gaining programming skills and development of different business applications
6 Gaining basic economics and the macro- and micro-economy knowledge
7 Use of law knowledge in business informatics
8 Obtaining the skills for database design and applications
9 Obtaining the skills for multimedia and web applications programming
10 Obtaining the competency of software development process, implementation and management
11 Obtaining the competency of use and optimization of hardware and operating systems
12 Obtaining the skills for analysis and modeling of business processes with different methods and management optimization
13 Obtaining the skills of analysis and modeling of decision support systems and business decision modeling
14 Use of standard software applications, enterprise resource planning systems, business application systems, expert systems
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ATA121 Ataturk's Principles and The History of Turkish Renovation I Compulsory 2 0 2
2 BCHH105 General Accounting Compulsory 4 0 4
3 BWL101 Introduction to Business Administration Compulsory 4 0 3
4 MATH111 Mathematics - Analysis Compulsory 4 0 4
5 TRD121 Turkish Language I Compulsory 2 0 2
6 VWL101 Introduction to Economics Compulsory 4 0 4
7 WI101 The Basics of Informatics Compulsory 4 2 6
8 WI-S1 Elective - 1 Elective 2 0 2
9 YDA111 Business German I Compulsory 4 0 3
Total 30 2 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ATA122 Principles of Ataturk II Compulsory 2 0 2
2 BCHH104 Introduction to Financial Accounting and Inventory Compulsory 2 0 2
3 MATH112 Mathematics Algebra and Discrete Mathematics Compulsory 4 0 4
4 PROD102 Production and Material Management Compulsory 4 0 3
5 RCHT102 General Law and Civil Law Compulsory 4 0 3
6 TRD122 Turkish Language II Compulsory 2 0 2
7 VWL102 Macro and Micro Economics Compulsory 4 0 3
8 WI102 Algorithms, Data Structures and Modeling Compulsory 4 2 6
9 WI-S2 Elective - 2 Elective 2 0 2
10 YDA112 Business German II Compulsory 4 0 3
Total 32 2 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BCHH203 Introduction to Cost Accounting Compulsory 4 0 4
2 MRK211 Introduction to Marketing Compulsory 4 0 4
3 RCHT201 IT Law Compulsory 2 0 2
4 STAT201 Introduction to Statistics Compulsory 4 0 5
5 WI201 Introduction to Databases Compulsory 4 2 6
6 WI203 Digital Media Technology and Applications Compulsory 4 0 4
7 YDA211 Business German - III Compulsory 4 0 3
8 YDI203 English I  Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 28 2 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FNCE202 Investment and Finance Compulsory 4 0 4
2 STAT202 Statistics for Business Informatics Compulsory 4 0 5
3 WI202 Introduction to Software Development Compulsory 4 0 5
4 WI204 Computer Architectures and Operating Systems Compulsory 4 0 5
5 WI206 Introduction to Programming Compulsory 4 0 6
6 YDA212 Business German IV Compulsory 4 0 3
7 YDI204 English II Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 26 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 MGT301 Organization and Planning Compulsory 2 0 2
2 MGT335 Innovation Management Compulsory 2 0 2
3 QTDS301 Operations Research  Compulsory 4 0 5
4 RCHT301 Commercial Law  Compulsory 2 0 2
5 WI301 Process Modeling  Compulsory 4 0 6
6 WI303 Computer Networks  Compulsory 4 0 5
7 WI305 Object-Oriented Software Development  Compulsory 4 2 6
8 YDI303 English III  Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 24 2 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 HR336 Human Resource Management  Compulsory 2 0 4
2 PROD312 Logistics Compulsory 4 0 5
3 WI302 IT-Controlling Compulsory 2 0 4
4 WI304 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence Compulsory 2 0 4
5 WI306 Management of Information Technology Projects Compulsory 4 0 6
6 WI-S3 Elective - 3 Elective 4 0 5
7 YDI304 English IV Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 20 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 QTDS401 Simulation Compulsory 2 0 3
2 WI401 Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Compulsory 4 0 8
3 WI403 Software Structures Compulsory 2 0 3
4 WI405 Business Application Systems Compulsory 4 0 7
5 WI407 Information and Communication Systems Compulsory 4 0 7
6 YDI403 English V Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 18 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 WI402 Decision Support Systems Compulsory 4 0 6
2 WI404 Business Informatics Project Compulsory 2 0 12
3 WI-S4,5 Elective - 4-5 Elective 8 0 10
4 YDI404 English VI Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 16 0 30
Elective
1 . Semester > WI-S1 Elective - 1
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 KSS115 Fine Arts I Compulsory 2 0 2
2 KSS117 Chess I Compulsory 2 0 2
2 . Semester > WI-S2 Elective - 2
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 KSS116 Fine Arts II Compulsory 2 0 2
2 KSS118 Chess II Compulsory 2 0 2
6 . Semester > WI-S3 Elective - 3
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 WI308 Selected Topics of BI - German Compulsory 4 0 5
2 WI310 Selected Topics of BI - English Compulsory 4 0 5
8 . Semester > WI-S4,5 Elective - 4-5
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 WI406 Special Topics of BI (ERP Systems) Compulsory 4 0 5
2 WI408 Special Topics of BI (E-Business) Compulsory 4 0 5
3 WI410 Special Topics of BI I (Executive Information Systems) Compulsory 4 0 5
4 WI412 Special Topics of BI II (Executive Information Systems) Compulsory 4 0 5

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