2019 / 20
Business Computing, Department
Fachbereich Automatisierung und Informatik
- Friedrichstraße 57-59
- 38855 Wernigerode
- Phone: +49 3943 659-300
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Special features regarding teachingLink between economic sciences and computer science; Courses with numerous practical examples; Consolidation of the material imparted in exercises, laboratory practicals and tutorials; Practical training on software used by companies (e.g. SAP); Extensive practical experience of most assistant professors; Integration of presentations by external industry experts into the courses; No mass operation in lectures but small groups and tutorials; Student workrooms; Excursions; Intensive supervision.
Special features regarding the international orientationPartnerships with numerous universities abroad, which allows students to study abroad without tuition fees.
Common partner universities for exchangeBusiness Academy Southwest, Denmark; International School of Business, Ireland; Berner Fachhochschule, Switzerland; Bond University in Gold Coast, Australia; Otago Polytechnic, New Zealand
Special features regarding the equipmentModern laboratories: Equipped with software that is used by companies, e.g. SAP.
Special features regarding research and developmentNumerous specialist publications by the lecturers. 2 cooperative doctorates in the period 2013-2015.
Website with further information on research activitieshttps://www.hs-harz.de/forschung/
Support for foundersOnce a year, a 3-day event – Innovation Days – is organised where all necessary steps are explained and presented by experts, from idea generation to business plan.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsThe disabilities representative of the university is available to students who need advice. There are exam simplifications and/or support, such as exam time extensions. One exam mode may be replaced by another; Possibility to rest during breaks or take the exam in a separate room.
Characteristics of diversity advancementThe contact points are the equality representatives of the university and department. The aim is to attract more female students and support the department members (incl. Students). Work placements and research weeks are offered as part of advertising. The equality representative is a member of the faculty council and the appointment committees, and is also involved in the conferment of doctorates. There are various projects in support of equality and continuing education events.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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