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
BWL101 Introduction to Business Administration Compulsory 1 1 3
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to teach the main concepts of business administration and to examine the basic functions of enterprises.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1 Will be able to analyze the process of setting objectives in enterprises.
2 Will be able to evaluate different decision and control functions in enterprises.
3 Will be able to analyze components of enterprises in detail.
4 Students will be able to identify different kinds of enterprises.
5 Student has the main knowledge about the Business Administration Discipline.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Course Contents
Scientific Research of the Business Discipline
Place of Business Discipline in the Science System
Business Types
Business and Framework Conditions
Decision and Control Functions
Elements of Decision Problems
Targets in enterprises
Value Creation Process
Management Function
Production Function
Marketing Function
Investment Function
Accounting Function
Business and Ethics
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1 Scientific Research of the Business Discipline
2 Place of Business Discipline in the Science System
3 Business Types
4 Business and Framework Conditions
5 Decision and Control Functions
6 Elements of Decision Problems
7 Targets in enterprises
8 Midterm
9 Value Creation Process
10 Management Function
11 Production Function
12 Marketing Function
13 Investment Function
14 Accounting Function
15 Business and Ethics
16 Study week
17 Final examination
Recommended or Required Reading
Bea/Dichtl/Schweitzer: Allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre, UTB, 2000.
Wöhe: Einführung in die Allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre, Vahlen, 2002.
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 1 14 14
Post Class Self Study 1 14 14
Total 6 42 84
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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