330.232 IT-based Management
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • conceptualize management control systems via MGT activity diagrams
  • use ontological and linguistic meta-modeling techniques for conceptual modeling
  • model maturity assessment and monitoring systems in the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) context and to understand their IT implementation
  • model accounting and management control systems in the OntoUML-langauge
  • apply meta-modeling techniques for establishing a domain specific language (DSL) in the Plan-Do-Check-Act management context
  • use predictive analytics methods for sales forecasting in the software package R
  • model and develop a flexible Cost-Volume-Profit (CVP) budgeting tool in R
  • model and develop a cybernetic budget management tool in R

Subject of course

  • Management  Control Systems (MCS) and it‘s Meta-Modeling
  • Management Control Systems (MCS) as a Package – Ontological and Linguistic Meta-Modeling
  • Maturity Assessment and Monitoring (MAM): Conceptual Design
  • Maturity Assessment and Monitoring (MAM): Web-based Implementation
  • Business Cycle (BS)-based Sales Forecasting: Level- vs. Growth-BS-Modeling
  • Latent Variable Analysis: From Regression Analysis to Structural Equation Modeling
  • Ontology-based Modeling of the Accounting and Finance Domain
  • PDCA Management Systems: Meta-Modeling and Domain Specific Languages (DSL)
  • Flexible Cost Volume Profit (CVP)-Budgeting under Uncertainty
  • Management of CVP-Budgets under Uncertainty

Teaching methods

Constructivist teaching methodology

Mode of examination




Course dates

Fri08:00 - 10:0004.10.2019 - 24.01.2020HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
IT-based Management - Single appointments
Fri04.10.201908:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri11.10.201908:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri18.10.201908:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri25.10.201908:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri08.11.201908:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri22.11.201908:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Midterm
Fri29.11.201908:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri06.12.201908:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri13.12.201908:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri10.01.202008:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri17.01.202008:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Lesson
Fri24.01.202008:00 - 10:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky BI Endterm

Examination modalities

  • Midterm and final exam with calculation & case examples and multiple-choice questions
  • Preparation for the lecture via reading assignments and homeworks
  • Project work
  • Participation in class
  • Case presentations and discussions in the lecture


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri08:00 - 09:0020.11.2020 HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzkywritten13.10.2020 12:00 - 19.11.2020 23:59TISSMidterm exam
Fri08:00 - 09:0022.01.2021 HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzkywritten28.11.2020 00:00 - 21.01.2021 12:00TISSFinal exam

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
31.08.2019 00:00 11.10.2019 12:00 22.11.2019 12:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 926 Business Informatics
066 936 Medical Informatics
066 937 Software Engineering & Internet Computing STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


No lecture notes are available.