|Name||Business Intelligence Technologies I|
|Status||Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice|
|Level and type||Undergraduate Studies, Academic|
|Field of study||Computer Studies|
|Academic staff||Leonards Budņiks, Aleksandrs Fiļipovs, Tatjana Tambovceva, Tatjana Celmiņa|
|Credit points||3.0 (4.5 ECTS)|
Course is dedicated to MS Office usage in business and in science of economics. Course emphasize such topics: text formatting in MS Word, data entry and analysis, charts and scheme creation, mathematical, logical, date and time functions in MS Excel, VBA macros, basic presentation skills..
Basic knowledge of business intelligence methods are given..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|The goal of the subject is to teach students to use MS Office (MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint) in document creation and its formattingm processing and visualization, as well as its presentation.|
Can use MS Word capabilities, are informed and understands FEEM formatting guidelines for study and graduate papers - 1st Test
Understands and can use basic Ms Excel features and functions - cell formatting, data types, mathematical, logical, date, time, text functions. - 2nd test Laboratory works 1 till 7
Understands and can build different reports using Ms Excel tools and functions - lookup functions, Pivot table tool. Can record a macro, edit macro, build user defined function and form. - 3rd test Laboratory works 8 till 12
|Course prerequisites||mathematics and infortmatics in the level of secondary school|