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inf609 - Business Process Management (Complete module description)
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Module label Business Process Management
Module code inf609
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Applicability of the module
  • Bachelor's Programme Business Informatics (Bachelor) > Akzentsetzungsbereich Praktische Informatik und Angewandte Informatik
  • Bachelor's Programme Computing Science (Bachelor) > Akzentsetzungsbereich - Wahlbereich Informatik
Responsible persons
Sauer, Jürgen (Module responsibility)
Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Authorized examiners)
Wirtschaftsinformatik I
Skills to be acquired in this module
Teaching of the basics of process management. They understand the importance of models for the analysis and design of business processes.

Professional competence
After attending the module, students will be able to model and classify business processes and to optimize them for given goals.

Methodological competence
The students can map and evaluate processes in structure models, process chains, and costing models.

Social competence
The students recognize the importance of employee empowerment for simple, flexible management of processes and design processes on case studies interactively with the intended process participants.

Self competence
The students are able to independently acquire knowledge and skills within the framework of an eLearning module.
Module contents
- The basics of process management
- Strategic Process Management / Strategic Process Planning
- Process design (procedure, actual and target modeling)
- Process implementation (process types, process integration using the example SAP ERP)
- Quality and Change Management (ISO 9000, Total Quality Management)
- Process Controlling
- Process management in service companies
Reader's advisory
  • Schmelzer, H./Sesselmann, W. (2010): Geschäftsprozessmanagement in der Praxis, 7. Aufl., München/Wien
  • Gaitanides, M./Scholz, R./Vrohlings, A./Raster, M. (1994): Prozessmanagement, München
  • Gadatsch, A. (2010), Grundkurs Geschäftsprozess-Management, &. Aufl, Wiesbaden
  • Hammer, M./Champy, J. (2003): Business Reengineering, 7. Aufl., Frankfurt.
  • Stöger, R. (2009):Prozessmanagement, 2 Aufl., Stuttgart
  • Schulte-Zurhausen, M.: Organisation, 3. Aufl., München 2002, S. 45-127Göppel, R. (2010): Praxiswissen Prozessmanagement
  • Allweyer, T. (2010): Geschäftsprozessmanagement, 4. Aufl., Herdecke, Bochum
  • Fischermanns, G. (2010): Praxishandbuch Prozessmanagement, 9. Aufl., Gießen
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency Wintertherm and Summertherm
Module capacity unlimited
Reference text
Es handelt sich um ein e-Learning Modul, welches von der Universität Osnabrück als Lehrimport angeboten wird (ATLANTIS-Projekt)
Modullevel / module level AM (Aufbaumodul / Composition)
Modulart / typ of module je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method V+Ü
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
2 SuSe or WiSe 28
2 SuSe or WiSe 28
Total time of attendance for the module 56 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the lecture period
Written exam