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Elective courses

Elective Courses

For the elective courses of the DSF programme, you can choose from the courses listed below.

Most courses offered in the Spring Term or Fall Term will be offered in future again; but we cannot guarantee the course implementation in future. New courses will be added on a rolling basis.

Participants starting the DSF program in Fall can choose courses offered in the same semester and later at their BA-level.

Fall 23  3,580 Workshop Fundamentals of Data Science (Compulsory Course)
Fall 23  3.125 Fundamentals and Methods of Computer Science for Business Studies (counts with 4 ECTS at the DSF programme)
Fall 23  3,230 Data Handling: Import, Cleaning and Visualisation
Fall 23  3,322 Fundamentals of Computer Science (counts for the DSF programme for those who do not participate in the course 3,125 or 4,125)
Fall 23  3,585 Monte Carlo and Quantitative Decision Support
Fall 23  3,587 Data Analytics in Economics and Finance
Fall 23  3,704 LegalTech und seine Auswirkungen auf die Arbeitswelt
Fall 23  3,720 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Games - Business, Culture, Ethics
Fall 23  3,721 Technologien/Technologies: Konzepte der digitalen Gesellschaft
Fall 23  3,722 Technologien/Technologies: Software Cultures - Uncovering the Secret World of our Digital Society
Fall 23  3,724 Technologien/Technologies: Humantechnologie und der Traum von einer smarten Zukunft
Fall 23  3,725 Technologien/Technologies: Ruse of the Robots? Work, Technology, and Automation in the United States 
Fall 23  3,783 Skills: Computergestützte Analysemethoden für Management, Wirtschaft und Finanzen
Fall 23  3,784 Skills: Emerging Trends in Information Technology
Fall 23  3,786 Skills: Professionelle Entwicklung von Webapplikationen
Fall 23  3,794  Skills: Interpreting Statistical Data from Behavioural Research
Fall 23  5,100 Betriebliche Kernsysteme: eBusiness und Business Transformation mit SAP
Fall 23  5,112 Data Science
Fall 23  5,113 Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologie
Fall 23  5,127 Management in the Digital Economy
Fall 23  5,253 From Data to Decision
                    
Spring 23  4,580 Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Data Science (Compulsary Course)
Spring 23  4,125 Grundlagen und Methoden der Informatik für Wirtschaftswissenschaftler (counts with 4 ECTS for the DSF programme)
Spring 23  4,583 Mathematical Tools for Data Science
Spring 23  4,584 Basics of Cyber Security - from Safe Passwords to Blockchains
Spring 23  4,586 The Business Economics of Digitalization
Spring 23  4,587 Strategic Leadership with Visual Analytics
Spring 23  4,721 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Business Ethics - Managing the Ethical Challenges of Modern Information Technologies
Spring 23  4,784 Skills: Data Visualization
Spring 23  4,795  Skills: Professionelle Entwicklung von Webapplikationen
Spring 23  6,102  Business Analytics und Data Science Applications
Spring 23  6,121  Data-driven Service Design und Management
Spring 23  6,252  Stochastic Methods in Finance
Spring 23  6,270  Introduction to Time Series Modelling       
Spring 23  6,274  Data Handling: Databases
Fall 22  3,580 Workshop Fundamentals of Data Science (Compulsory Course)
Fall 22  3.125 Fundamentals and Methods of Computer Science for Business Studies (counts with 4 ECTS at the DSF programme)
Fall 22  3,230 Data Handling: Import, Cleaning and Visualisation
Fall 22  3,322 Fundamentals of Computer Science (counts for the DSF programme for those who do not participate in the course 3,125 or 4,125)
Fall 22  3,585 Monte Carlo and Quantitative Decision Support
Fall 22  3,587 Data Analytics in Economics and Finance
Fall 22  3,704 LegalTech und seine Auswirkungen auf die Arbeitswelt
Fall 22  3,720 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Games - Business, Culture, Ethics
Fall 22  3,721 Technologien/Technologies: Konzepte der digitalen Gesellschaft
Fall 22  3,722 Technologien/Technologies: Software Cultures - Uncovering the Secret World of our Digital Society
Fall 22  3,724 Technologien/Technologies: Humantechnologie und der Traum von einer smarten Zukunft
Fall 22  3,725 Technologien/Technologies: Ruse of the Robots? Work, Technology, and Automation in the United States 
Fall 22  3,783 Skills: Computergestützte Analysemethoden für Management, Wirtschaft und Finanzen
Fall 22  3,784 Skills: Emerging Trends in Information Technology
Fall 22  3,786 Skills: Professionelle Entwicklung von Webapplikationen
Fall 22  3,794  Skills: Interpreting Statistical Data from Behavioural Research
Fall 22  5,100 Betriebliche Kernsysteme: eBusiness und Business Transformation mit SAP
Fall 22  5,112 Data Science
Fall 22  5,113 Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologie
Fall 22  5,127 Management in the Digital Economy
Fall 22  5,253 From Data to Decision
                    
Spring 22  4,580 Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Data Science (Compulsary Course)
Spring 22  4,125 Grundlagen und Methoden der Informatik für Wirtschaftswissenschaftler (counts with 4 ECTS for the DSF programme)
Spring 22  4,583 Mathematical Tools for Data Science
Spring 22  4,584 Basics of Cyber Security - from Safe Passwords to Blockchains
Spring 22  4,586 The Business Economics of Digitalization
Spring 22  4,587 Strategic Leadership with Visual Analytics
Spring 22  4,721 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Business Ethics - Managing the Ethical Challenges of Modern Information Technologies
Spring 22  4,784 Skills: Data Visualization
Spring 22  4,795  Skills: Professionelle Entwicklung von Webapplikationen
Spring 22  6,102  Business Analytics und Data Science Applications
Spring 22  6,121  Data-driven Service Design und Management
Spring 22  6,252  Stochastic Methods in Finance
Spring 22  6,270  Introduction to Time Series Modelling       
Spring 22  6,274  Data Handling: Databases
Fall 21  3,580 Workshop Fundamentals of Data Science (compulsory)
Fall 21  3.125 Fundamentals and Methods of Computer Science for Business Studies - counts with 4 ECTS at the DSF programme
Fall 21  3,230 Data Handling: Import, Cleaning and Visualisation
Fall 21  3,322 Fundamentals of Computer Science - counts at the DSF program for those who do not participate in the course 3,125 or 4,125
Fall 21  3,585 Monte Carlo and Quantitative Decision Support
Fall 21   3,587 Data Analytics in Finance
Fall 21  3,704 LegalTech und seine Auswirkungen auf die Arbeitswelt
Fall 21  3,720 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Games - Business, Culture, Ethics
Fall 21  3,721 Technologien/Technologies: Konzepte der digitalen Gesellschaft
Fall 21  3,722 Technologien/Technologies: Software Cultures - Uncovering the Secret World of our Digital Society
Fall 21  3,724 Technologien/Technologies: Humantechnologie und der Traum von einer smarten Zukunft
Fall 21  3,725 Technologien/Technologies: Ruse of the Robots? Work, Technology, and Automation in the United States 
Fall 21  3,783 Skills: Computergestützte Analysemethoden für Management, Wirtschaft und Finanzen
Fall 21  3,784 Skills: Emerging Trends in Information Technology
Fall 21  3,786 Skills: Professionelle Entwicklung von Webapplikationen
Fall 21  3,794  Skills: Interpreting Statistical Data from Behavioural Research
Fall 21  5,100 Betriebliche Kernsysteme: eBusiness und Business Transformation mit SAP
Fall 21  5,112 Data Science
Fall 21  5,113 Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologie
Fall 21  5,127 Management in the Digital Economy
Fall 21  5,253 From Data to Decision
                    
Spring 21  4,580 Compulsory Course: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Data Science
Spring 21  4,125 Grundlagen und Methoden der Informatik für Wirtschaftswissenschaftler - counts with 4 ECTS for the DSF programme
Spring 21  4,583 Mathematical Tools for Data Science
Spring 21  4,584 Basics of Cyber Security - from Safe Passwords to Blockchains
Spring 21  4,586 The Business Economics of Digitalization
Spring 21  4,587 Strategic Leadership with Visual Analytics
Spring 21  4,721 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Business Ethics - Managing the Ethical Challenges of Modern Information Technologies
Spring 21  4,722 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Utopias - Infrastructures of the Start-up City Zurich
Spring 21  4,784 Skills: Data Visualization
Spring 21  4,795  Skills: Professionelle Entwicklung von Webapplikationen
Spring 21  4,796 Skills: Programming for Quantitatives Analysis
Spring 21  6,102  Business Analytics und Data Science Applications
Spring 21  6,121  Data-driven Service Design und Management
Spring 21  6,252  Stochastic Methods in Finance
Spring 21  6,270  Introduction to Time Series Modelling       
Spring 21  6,274  Data Handling: Databases
Fall 20     3,580 Workshop Fundamentals of Data Science (compulsory)
Fall 20  3,125 Fundamentals and Methods of Computer Science for Business Studies: counts with 4 ECTS at the DSF program
Fall 20  3,230 Data Handling: Import, Cleaning and Visualisation
Fall 20  3,322 Fundamentals of Computer Science: counts at the DSF program for those who do not participate in the course 3,125
Fall 20  3,584 Mathematical Tools for Data Science
Fall 20  3,585 Monte Carlo and Quantitatives Decision Support
Fall 20  3,586 Data Science and Cloud Solutions for Startups
Fall 20  3,587 Data Analytics in Finance
Fall 20  3,704 LegalTech und seine Auswirkungen auf die Arbeitswelt
Fall 20  3,720 Digital Games - Business, Culture, Ethics
Fall 20  3,722 Technologien/Technologies: Software Cultures - Uncovering the Secret World of our Digital Society
Fall 20  3,724 Humantechnologie und der Traum von einer smarten Zukunft
Fall 20  3,725 Technologien/Technology: Ruse of the Robots? Work, Technology, and Automation in the United States  
Fall 20  5,100 Betriebliche Kernsysteme: eBusiness und Business Transformation mit SAP
Fall 20  5,112 Data Science
Fall 20  5,113 Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologie
Fall 20  5,127 Management in the Digital Economy
Fall 20     5,253 From Data to Decision
                    
Spring 20  4,580 Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Data Science (compulsory)
Spring 20  4,584 Basics of Cyber Security - from Safe Passwords to Blockchains
Spring 20  4,586 The Business Economics of Digitalization
Spring 20  4,587 Strategic Leadership with Visual Analytics
Spring 20  4,721 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Business Ethics: Managing the Ethical Challenges of Modern Information Technologies
Spring 20  4,723 Technologien/Technologies: The Culture of Algorithms
Spring 20  4,795 Skills: Professionelle Entwicklung von Webapplikationen
Spring 20  6,102 Business Analytics und Data Science Applications
Spring 20  6,134 Visual Literacy for Management
Spring 20  6,252 Stochastic Methods in Finance
Spring 20  6,270 Introduction to Time Series Modelling
Spring 20  6,274 Data Handling: Databases
Fall 19  3,580 Workshop Fundamentals of Data Science (compulsory) 
Fall 19  3,586 Data Science and Cloud Solutions for Startups
Fall 19  3,587 Data Analytics in Finance
Fall 19  3,786 Skills: Professionelle Entwicklung von Webapplikationen
Fall 19  3,792 Skills: Programmierung in Python - Grundlagen, Web Scraping und Datenanalyse
Fall 19  3,794 Skills: Interpreting Statistical Data from Behavioural Research
Fall 19  3,799 An introduction to MATLAB
Fall 19  5,100 Betriebliche Kernsysteme: eBusiness und Business Transformation mit SAP
Fall 19  5,113 Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologie
Fall 19  5,127 Management in the Digital Economy
Fall 19  5,253 From Data to Decision
                     
Spring 19  4,192 Service Design und Management
Spring 19  4,198 Visual Literacy for Management
Spring 19  4,252 Stochastic Methods in Finance
Spring 19  4,580 Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Data Sciences (compulsary)
Spring 19  4,584 Basics of Cyber Security - from Save Passwords to Blockchains
Spring 19  4,585 Business Analytics und Data Science Applications
Spring 19  4,586 The Business Economics of Digitalization
Spring 19  4.588 Applications in Object-oriented Programming and Databases
Spring 19  4,720 Technologien/Technologies:Digitale Transformation und Macht in Organisationen
Spring 19  4,721 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Business Ethics: Managing the Ethical Challenges of Modern Information Technologies
Spring 19  4,722 Technologien/Technologies: Digital Utopias: Infrastructures of the Start-up City Zurich
Spring 19  4,784 Skills: Data Visualization
Spring 19  4,787 Skills: Computergestützte Analysemethoden für Management, Wirtschaft und Finanzen
Spring 19  4,796 Skills: Introduction to Programming Methods
Spring 19  6,270 Introduction to Time Series Modelling
Spring 19  6,274 Data Handling: Databases

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