To provide students with a detailed understanding of business processes, the enterprise systems that enable them and the data structures that underpin them.
Organisations, Business Processes, Information Systems and Enterprise Systems.
The modern global business environment; The Importance of Information Systems; Flows (physical, data, document, information) in Business Processes; The role of Enterprise Systems in Organisations; The financial impacts of process steps; Enterprise Systems and the types of data in them.Import data into a spreadsheet. Use a spreadsheet to manipulate data to create meaningful business process information.
Identify correct inputs - controls & validation, information retrieval, presentation of findings using reports for appropriate levels of management, Use a database query language to select and extract data from a database.
The procurement and production processes
Key concepts and assumptions; Basic procurement and production processes; Physical Flows, document and data flows, Information flows. The role of Enterprise Systems in these processes.
Business Process Management (BPM) and Change Management
Business Process Improvement; Business Process Reengineering; Business Process Design; Business Process Modelling; Defining and creating data requirements for operational BPM. Consideration of steps involved in managing Process/System Changes
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