inf609 - Business Process Management (Complete module description)

inf609 - Business Process Management (Complete module description)

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Module label Business Process Management
Modulkürzel inf609
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Bachelor's Programme Business Informatics (Bachelor) > Akzentsetzungsbereich Praktische Informatik und Angewandte Informatik
  • Bachelor's Programme Computing Science (Bachelor) > Akzentsetzungsbereich - Wahlbereich Informatik
Zuständige Personen
  • Sauer, Jürgen (module responsibility)
  • Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Prüfungsberechtigt)

Business Informatics 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
The 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
  • 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
  • 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 annual
Module capacity unlimited
Reference text

This is an e-learning module offered by the University of Osnabrück as a teaching import (ATLANTIS project).

Teaching/Learning method V+Ü
Previous knowledge Business Informatics I
Form of instruction Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture 2 SoSe oder WiSe 28
Exercises 2 SoSe oder WiSe 28
Präsenzzeit Modul insgesamt 56 h
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module

At the end of the lecture period

Written exam