Information on individual educational components (ECTS-Course descriptions) per semester

Degree programme:Bachelor Computer Science - Software and Information Engineering
Type of degree:FH BachelorĀ“s Degree Programme
 Summer Semester 2022

Course unit titleElective Seminar: Information Management
Course unit code0247606166
Language of instructionEnglish
Type of course unit (compulsory, optional)Elective
Semester when the course unit is deliveredSummer Semester 2022
Teaching hours per week2
Year of study2022
Level of course unit (e.g. first, second or third cycle)First Cycle (Bachelor)
Number of ECTS credits allocated3
Name of lecturer(s)Jens SCHUMACHER

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Course content

Core topic is IT management:

  • information systems and business strategy
  • determine the benefits of IT applications
  • competition advantages because of IT usage
  • strategies of information management
  • determination and coverage of information requirements
  • organization of information management
Learning outcomes

The students learn procedures and methods of information management. After completion of this course they are able to: - explain and quantify the economic benefit of IT - plan the use of IT under consideration of the business strategy, develop strategies for information management and prioritise IT projects - plan and execute organizational actions in information management

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Integrated Lecture

Assessment methods and criteria

Written Exam



Recommended or required reading

Luftman, Jerry N. (2003): Managing the Information Technology Resource: Leadership in the Information Age. 1 edition. Upper Saddle River, N.J: Prentice Hall.

Mode of delivery (face-to-face, distance learning)

Classroom teaching and Group work

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