Credits: 6

Schedule: 11.09.2017 - 27.10.2017

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Not lectured in 2018-2019 or 2019-2020.

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The main objectives of the course are to understand the possibilities of IT to support and enhance the business processes of enterprises and other organizations, and to acquire basic skills needed in IT enabled business process development projects.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Strategy and process centric development approaches to business process development; Development frameworks applied to core business process development; The enabling role of ICT for business process improvement and renewal; E-Business from process improvement perspective; The management of IT enabled business process improvement projects.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

1. Lectures 28 h (Esko Penttinen) 2. Exercises 14 h (Aleksandre Asatiani)

Exam: value 40% of total. 
Exercises: value 30% of total. 
Cases: value 30% of total.

Exam, cases & exercises are mandatory to pass the course.


Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

14*2 hours lecture = 28 hours
2 cases (reading material, writing case reports, presenting cases) = 48 hours
Exercises (reading material, writing reports, participating to exercises) = 48 hours
preparing to the exam = 36 hours

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Topic related articles, will be informed later

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):