INMT5504 Business Process Management
- 6 points
|Semester 1||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
|Semester 1||UWA (Perth)||Online-TT|
- 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.
- 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.
- 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 1-2020 [SEM-1-2020]
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Unit readings, including any essential textbooks, are listed in the unit outline for each unit one week prior the commencement of study. The unit outline will be available via the LMS and the UWA Handbook. Reading lists and essential textbooks are subject to change each semester. Essential textbooks can be purchased from the commercial vendors to secure the best deal. The Student Guild can provide assistance on where to purchase books if required. Books can be purchased second hand at the Guild Secondhand bookshop (second floor, Guild Village), which is located on campus. Copies of textbooks and other readings will be made available for students to access from the Library, online wherever possible as well as in print.
- If this unit is offered as on-campus face-to-face study only, students who are presently unable to enter Western Australia and whose studies would be delayed by an inability to complete this unit, should contact the unit coordinator (details given on this page) to ascertain, on an individual case-by-case basis, if alternate arrangements can be made to support their study in this unit.