INMT5504 Business Process Management

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content
This unit examines concepts of business process management (BPM) and analytical tools that can be used to model, analyse, understand and design business processes. Strategic and tactical issues involved with a process oriented perspective on enterprises and their information technology (IT) applications are addressed.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) identify the strategic, tactical and operational roles of BPM in organisations; (2) identify, model and analyse processes in a business organisation; (3) recognise techniques to measure and re-design business processes; (4) demonstrate ability to communicate with process users to elicit requirements; (5) participate in and effectively contribute toward implementing and managing IT-enabled change programs; and (6) reflect on the application of BPM concepts in practice.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) reflective analysis; (2) group process analysis; and (3) examination. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Dr Nick Letch
Contact hours
lectures/seminars: up to 3 hours per week
Unit Outline
Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
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