Business Systems and Processes

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Business Systems and Processes

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Business Management, Information Technologies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview


    This subject will introduce students to Business Process Management Systems (BPMS). It will cover the most popular business process model systems as well as providing hands-on experience in developing process models. Topics will include the role of simulation in testing processes, process engineering, the business process lifecycle and Business process execution languages as well as the role of Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) in process management.
    Learning Objectives
    1. Describe and analyse business work activities.
    2. Apply modelling techniques to develop models of business processes.
    3. Analyse processes,apply metrics to analyse and track performance, identify potential bottlenecks and areas for improvement.
    4. Use simulation to evaluate process models.
    5. Understand the role of Web Services and web services choreography  Be aware of different tools, platforms and techniques for modelling business processes.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.