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Course module: 320090-B-6
320090-B-6
Information Management for Pre-master
Course info
Course module320090-B-6
Credits (ECTS)6
CategoryBA (Bachelor)
Course typeCourse
Language of instructionDutch
Offered byTilburg University; Tilburg School of Economics and Management; TiSEM: Management; TiSEM: Management;
Is part of
PM Information Management HBO
Convenant TISEM
Lecturer(s)
Lecturer
dr. H. Weigand
Other course modules lecturer
Academic year2020
Starting block
SM 1
Course mode
Full-time
RemarksCaution: this information is subject to change
Registration openfrom 25/08/2020 up to and including 20/08/2021
Aims
After finishing the course, you will be able to:
  • Explain the role of Information Systems (IS) in organizations;
  • Describe the main technical components of an IS, such as Databases, software and network, and how information systems are developed;
  • Develop small programs in Python and queries in SQL;
  • Analyze the effects of Information Systems in organizations and society;
  • Communicate effectively with IT professionals and managers.
In this way, you have the potential of being an intermediary between IT and the business. Moreover, you will have a good impression of what Information Management means as a discipline.
 
Content
By means of lectures and labs the following subjects will be treated:
  • Basic concepts of Information Management;
  • Python programming;
  • Databases and SQL;
  • Information System Development;
  • Information Systems and Society.
Type of instructions
Lectures and labs
Type of exams
Written exam (80%), lab sessions (20%)

 
Contact person
dr. H. Weigand
Timetable information
Information Management for Pre-master
Written test opportunities
DescriptionTestBlockOpportunityDate
Written test opportunities (HIST)
DescriptionTestBlockOpportunityDate
Written exam (80%) / Written exam (80%)EXAM_01SM 1110-12-2020
Written exam (80%) / Written exam (80%)EXAM_01SM 1213-01-2021
Required materials
List of literature
Beschikbaar op Internet
Title:Information Systems for Business and Beyond
Author:David Bourgeois
Publisher:Saylor Academy
Articles
Scientific articles - to be announced.
Recommended materials
List of literature
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ISBN:978-0-13-256903-3
Title:Computer Science - An Overview
Author:J.G. Brookshear
Publisher:Addison Wesley,
Edition:11
List of literature
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Title: Information Systems for Managers
Author:Gabriele Piccoli, Frederico Pigni,
Publisher:Redshelf
Edition:3
Tests
Written exam (80%)

Final grade

Assignment (20%)

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