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Business Software I (English language)34184/4701/2122/1/53
Study guide

Business Software I (English language)

Academic year 2021-22
Is found in:
  • International Curriculum Business, Retail and Languages, programme stage 2
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 3 credits
Weight: 3,00
Total study time: 75,00 hours
It is not possible to enrol in this course unit under
  • exam contract (to obtain a credit).
  • exam contract (to obtain a degree).
Special admission is required to enrol in this course unit under credit contract.
Co-ordinator: Madalijns Rudi
Other teaching staff: Gaublomme An
Languages: English
Scheduled for: Semester 1 or Semester 2

Final objectives

can analyse and optimise SME management issues and processes from a management helicopter view


Can explain the composition and structure of business software.
Can display the mutual relations between the different modules of a Business software package.
Can integrate and manage various business processes (strategic, purchase, sales, logistics, financial management, HR, legal, ...) in current business software.


Overview of Business Software (ERP / CRM)
Setup of the complete O2C (order to cash) and P2P (purchase to pay) cycle in an ERP software package

Organisation of education

Contactonderwijs24,00 hours

Teaching methods

  • Learning dialogue
  • Practice session
  • Assignment

Study guidance

Individual learning problems can always be reported to the lecturer and will be remedied.

Formative feedback


Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
Inside Regular exam scheduleWritten examination70,00
Outside exam schedulePaper30,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
Inside Regular exam scheduleWritten examination100,00
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Re-sit exam: is possible.

Other study materials

Course material will be made available online (Chamilo)


The arrangements regarding prerequisites applied for this course unit are in the Faculty’s educational and examination regulations (FOER).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 01.12.2021 () or 15.03.2022 ()