Electronics and Computer Engineering

Industrial Business Management 1

Integrated course, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

  • Introduction to business management
  • Corporate forms (differences from a business management perspective)
  • Financing (excluding export)
  • External accounting and operative controlling
  • Balance sheet (content and understanding)
  • Ratio analysis

Learning outcomes


  • are introduced to business management and current business law,
  • understand corporate functions and their interrelations and can explain financing tools and their application
  • are able to explain simple balance sheets and analyse them using indicators and ratios.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools


  • Lechner, Egger, Schauer: Einführung in die Allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre
  • Schierenbeck: Grundzüge der Betriebswirtschaftslehre
  • Thommen: Allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre


Mode of delivery

Integrated course, exercises 50%

Prerequisites and co-requisites

  • Secondary school leaving level

Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous assessment