2013 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2013. For Summer School 2013 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2013).
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|Enterprise Systems & Integrated Business|
|Assumed Knowledge||INFS1000 or equivalent|
|Lectures||1x 3hr seminar per week|
|Assessment||Midsemester test (35%); Individual Enterprise System portfolio (35%); Group report (30%)|
|Description||This unit provides you with an in depth understanding of the way in which implementation and use of large scale integrated Enterprise Systems change the nature of organisational capabilities, processes, and roles. You will understand the strategic role of Enterprise Systems in providing a platform for improved business operations and productivity. You will gain considerable hands on experience with an enterprise wide system, such as SAP, concentrating on the way in which such systems support integrated business processes. Through a combination of discussion and practical work, you will gain strong knowledge in both the organisational and technical aspects of Enterprise Systems and the implementation process. You will also understand the relationships between business process change and standard processes embedded in Enterprise Systems.|