Lectured in
voortgezette opleiding Europees bedrijfsbeleid
Theory [A] 25.0
Exercises [B] 0.0
Training and projects [C] 0.0
Studytime [D] 75
Studypoints [E] 3
Language of instruction Dutch
Lecturer Steven VERMEULEN
Reference RVEURO01K00018
Key words
Software 1

  1. In this course you learn how to assimilate the data that you received from your company manager - as part of the project in business planning - into a pre-defined spreadsheet. All data (turnover, results, prognoses, budgets…) are input. The system gives six documents as output, which enables you to make a thorough analysis of the business economics of the company. A course book of Excel is available (on paper as well as through interactive teaching files on the net); with this book you can learn the basic principles of the spreadsheet program Excel.Other topics are discussed and cases are solved, depending on the need of other courses.
  2. Graduates are expected to process mainly practical knowledge. All the subjects in the course are treated in this way. There are a sufficient number of possibilities for individual further study.
You will learn to apply statistical techniques in practical job-related situations and to interpret statistical data and results.

In the course every theoretical unit is accompanied by a series of exercises.

  1. Ms Excel - Businessplanning
  2. Frequencies, charts, descriptive statistics, analyse data, crosstabs, correlations, regression, ANOVA.

  1. Diploma of Higher Education of a 1-cycle course (three-year curricula/comparable to a bachelor's degree)In order to follow this course, a basic knowledge of Windows 95/98 is required. You are able to open a program, to open, copy and move files etc. The students that don't have this prior knowledge, can take regular courses in Windows 95/98 or go on a refresher course by means of course material that can be obtained from the instructor.
  2. . Knowledge of descriptive statistics is necessary.

Final Objectives

Materials used
  1. Syllabus (exercises)
  2. The course book contains the subject matter dealt with during the course, as well as worksheets, exercises and assignments.

Study costs
Standard Hogeschool Gent price.

Study guidance
Exercises/cases, self-study

Teaching Methods
Files on the network, Demonstrations, computer, printer, PC.

a. First and second exam session: computer exam and written exam (Assessment by computer).
b. First exam session: Continuous assessment, second exam session: computer and written exam (Assessment by computer).