This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of SS 2014 (current)
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|SS 2014||WS 2011/2|
WI000222 is a semester module in German language at Bachelor’s level which is offered in winter semester.
This module description is valid from WS 2008/9 to SS 2014.
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|90 h||60 h||3 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
In the first part "Enterprise and Economic Systems" various economic systems and their respective elements as well as the role of the enterprise in these systems are presented. Using these definitions various types of enterprises are identified and the related characterics presented. At the end of the first part, the enterprise's objectives are examined.
The second part deals with the financing of an enterprise including the elementary aspects as fundamental terms, systematization, problem-solving process as well as financial planning, financial controlling and the optimization of corporate financing.
Additionally, the student will be able to apply various processes and methods of financial planning and financial controlling and will be able to analyze equity and debt instruments.
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Learning and Teaching Methods
• Thommen, J.-P./Achleitner, A.-K. (2007): Allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre - Arbeitsbuch: Repetitionsfragen - Aufgaben - Lösungen, 6. Auflage, Wiesbaden.
Description of exams and course work
There is a possibility to take the exam in the following semester.