|Type||Lecture + exercise course|
|Instructor||Prof. Dr. Gersch, Malte Thiede|
|Scope of Course||4 hours per week; Workload: 180h / Semester|
|Number of Places||120|
To enroll, register for the course with the Campus Management system during the respective registration period (note: there is a participant-limit!).
The lecture Information Management is a part of the specialisation "Business Informatics" in the B.Sc. course of studies „Business Administration". The course is also available on a virtual basis for students of the Freie Universität Berlin, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Technische Universität Dortmund and Universität Duisburg-Essen.
The area of information management includes the entirety of management tasks in matters of the computer assisted information and communication system used in a company. As a function of management, information management supports the efficient and effective processing of data. The course will present the main goals and challenges of information management. It will also examine appropriate methods of operational and strategic information management, as well as provide a close look on the computer-assisted information and communication system as a medium of design and structuring. In addition to these basic course contens, current topics will be given attention, such as:
Holistic process orientation
Information and knowledge management in the Enterprise 2.0
The lecture will be hold as a blended learning course, combining presence and e-learning elements. The lectures themselves and the integrated speeches by practical specialists will be provided as a live stream; the main contents of the course will be available as multimedia-based course units („web-based trainings“) for private study.
Creation of teams and general structuring of the course will take place during the semester's first lecture.