First Cycle - Faculty of Business Administration - Business Informatics (German)
Y : Year of Study S : Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Y S ECTS
WI405 Business Application Systems Compulsory 4 7 7
Objectives of the Course
Introducing the operative, administrative and decision making business application systems in detail.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1 Will be able to evaluate the yields of IT-Support from the enterprise point of view which is realized by using applications systems to execute business functions.
2 Has knowledge about EIS-Systems and their applications.
3 Has knowledge about TPS, MIS ve DSS Systems and their applications.
4 Has knowledge about ERP-Systems and their applications.
5 Student apprehends the position of enterprise application systems among information systems.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Course Contents
ERP Systems, Finance and AccountingSystems, Sales Systems, HR Systems
Production Planning and Management Systems
Development of ERP systems, ERP systems on the market
ERP products of SAP
EAI (Enterprise Application Integration), CRM (Customer Relationship Management), PLM (Product Lifecycle Management)
Management Support Systems
Executive Support Systems (EIS, SAP SEM)
Advanced Planning Systems
SCM Systems
RFID Systems
Pervasive Computing
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1 The basics of integrated business application systems (The concept of information systems, the concept of business application systems, types of business application systems)
2 Systems for electronic data interchange
3 Partial Systems
4 ERP Systems, Financial-Accounting Systems, disposal systems, HR-Systems
5 Production Systems, Resource Management Systems
6 The Development of ERP Systems, ERP Systems in the market
7 The ERP products of SAP Company
8 Midterm
9 EAI (Enterprise Application Integration), CRM (Customer Relationship Management), PLM (Product Lifecycle Management)
10 Decision Support Systems (DSS)
11 Strategical Management Support Systems (EIS, SAP SEM)
12 Forward planning systems
13 Supply Chain Management Systems
14 RFID Systems
15 The common calculating technologies
16 Study week
17 Final
Recommended or Required Reading
Busch, A.; Dangelmaier, W. (Hrsg.), Integriertes Supply Chain Management, Wiesbaden 2004
Franke, W.; Dangelmaier, W., RFID-Leitfaden für die Logistik, Wiesbaden 2006
Hansen, H.R.; Neumann, G., Wirtschaftsinformatik 1, Grundlagen und Anwendungen, 9. Aufl., 2005
Hunewald, C., Supply Chain Event Management, Wiesbaden 2005
Mertens,P.; Bodendorf, F.; König, W.; Picot, A.; Schumann, M.; Hess, T., Grundzüge der Wirtschaftsinformatik, Berlin et. al. 2005
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Giving direct/collective lessons, seminar groups and discussions, practice-oriented activities
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Exam1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Exam1100
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Theoretical 4 14 56
Pre Class Self Study 8 14 112
Midterm Preparation 1 4 4
Final Preparation 1 4 4
Home Work 1 10 10
Total 15 46 186
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