DSP706 Business Process Management and Engineering

Code DSP706
Name Business Process Management and Engineering
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Computer Science
Faculty
Academic staff Mārīte Kirikova
Credit points 4.0 (6.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Business process management and engineering requires understanding of basic principles of business process modelling, management, improvement, and reengineering. During the course students will learn to develop business process models, assign performance identifiers to process elements, assess the correspondence of business process to its goal, and to develop business process change proposals and implement changes at the level of a business process model..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The goal of the course is to prepare the student for accomplishment of the following tasks: business process modelling, business process design, business process management, and definition of information systems and services requirements based on detailed business process models.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Is able to recognize and use business process modelling languages and tools. - Business process developed at least in two business process modelling languages using at least two business process modelling tools.
Can develop and use in business process analysis, management, and improvement models of complex business processes. - Develops and demonstrates a non-trivial business process model, its monitoring parameters, simulation, analysis and possibilities of improvement.
Can relate business process models to different enterprise architectures and analyse processes in compliance with the chosen architecture. - Demonstrates process analysis according, activity sequence, performers, resources, as well as information flow, service, and other dimensions.
Can develop a business process management model and identify business process support software requirements. - At the examination develops business process model, its management model, and develops requirements for business process support software for a given system respecting existing ICT resources.
Course prerequisites Recommended: knowledge of systems theories and requirements engineering

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