inf608 - eBusiness (Course overview)

inf608 - eBusiness (Course overview)

Department of Computing Science 6 KP
Module components Semester courses Summer semester 2024 Examination
Hinweise zum Modul

No participant requirement


At the end of the lecture period

Module examination

Written or oral exam

Skills to be acquired in this module

The module provides an introduction to the "Electronic Business“ (e-business). The graduates know the fundamental and current technologies, advanced concepts, applications and competitive strategies of the "Electronic-Commerce" (e-commerce). The knowledge and abilities acquired in this module are directly applicable in study and business. They are deepening the basics from the module „Wirtschaftsinformatik II“. They provide a professional e-business consulting background and the skills to design software products for this area of business in practice.
Professional competence
The students:

  • name and discuss the eBusiness key challenges
  • discuss the chances of the added value and the changes of commercial models by the internet
  • define the concepts of e-business and e-commerce.
  • discuss the change of retail trade and the transactions between companiess in e-business
  • name current payment systems and communication technologies
  • discuss the possibilities of the internet in order to simplify the administration and the coordination of internal and external business processes
  • characterise the challenges for the management caused by e-business and e-commerce
  • differentiate the concepts and conceptualites of e-business
  • assess applications with regard to economic points of view
  • practically learn how to handle core technologies of e-business

Methodological competence
The students:

  • assess the core technologies of e-business and e-commerce
  • apply methods in case studies

Social competence
The students:

  • develop case studies on basis of given problems in groups
  • present their solutions

The students:

  • learn about their own limitations while planning and developing e-commerce applications