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Qualification: Diploma in economics – business IT (vs) (no legal status)

Diploma in economics – business IT (vs) (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to: 

(general competences)

  • demonstrate familiarity with and understanding of processes in the business environment and analyse, synthesise and envisage solutions to them and their consequences,
  • conduct research in the field of administration and business operations, IT and computing,
  • plan organisational and IT changes necessary for introducing, using and ensuring quality in all fields of work within institutions, 
  • independently and autonomously use, supervise and maintain software to fulfil organisational and IT functions,
  • master IT at all levels of software transformation, 
  • develop communication skills in the local and international environment,
  • work in a team and on projects,
  • demonstrate a capacity for ethical reflection and a commitment to professional ethics in the business environment, show respect for non-discrimination and multiculturalism in an organisation and its (international) environment,
  • establish and maintain partner relations with co-workers, the employer and other users or groups (local community, advisory services, the commercial sector etc.) and pursue tolerant dialogue, 
  • demonstrate familiarity with and understanding of the developmental aspirations, differences and needs of the individual and pursue continuing education and lifelong learning,

(subject-specific competences)

  • understand the fundamental knowledge, master skills and integrate the two fields of administration and business operations and computing and IT,
  • understand critical analysis methods and development of theories, and apply them in solving specific work problems, 
  • show a knowledge and understanding of the history, background and general structure of the fundamental disciplines and their sub-disciplines in the fields of business and administration and computing and IT, 
  • coherently master fundamental knowledge in both fields of study and integrate and apply it in practical implementation,
  • independently use, develop and maintain information and communication technologies and systems in the area of administration and business operations,
  • demonstrate familiarity with the method of presenting, recording and modelling information,
  • present a problem in the form of an algorithm,
  • plan systems,
  • develop software, 
  • understand computer systems and architectures,
  • understand, apply and develop computer communication,
  • demonstrate familiarity with the capabilities and limitations of IT,
  • plan and deal with changes, develop organisational and management skills for leadership, mentoring and advisory work, and verify and assess employees’ achievements and provide feedback, 
  • pursue self-education and select new information and include it in the working process,
  • understand the needs of the individual or group, taking into account environmental factors (physical, social, cultural).

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Students' knowledge is assessed by means of practical exercises and seminar papers, and also via products, projects, performances, services, etc. and by examinations. Examination performance is graded as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, a candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).

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  • Matura or
  • vocational matura; or
  • school-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) under any four-year secondary school programme.

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Novo mesto Higher Education Centre, Administration and Business College

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Second-cycle master's study programmes (SQF level 8)

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In order to complete their studies, students must complete all programme course units comprising 180 credits.

NQF Level: 
7
Access requirements: 
  • Matura or
  • vocational matura; or
  • school-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) under any four-year secondary school programme.
Ways to acquire: 

In order to complete their studies, students must complete all programme course units comprising 180 credits.