Information Support of Processes
FP-ippPAcad. year: 2019/2020
The course is focused on making students familiar with important processes on business areas, their analysis and design of effective support in information systems and using advanced technologies leading to digitalization of business processes.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Students will be able orientation of IT/ICT support of company processes. They will be able to creatively participate in automation and effective improvement of all business processes.
Successful completion of the course is conditional on the knowledge of planning and managing of manufacturing processes, basic knowledge of statistics and production systems analysis.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
BASL, J., BLAŽÍČEK, R.: Podnikové informační systémy. Podnik v informační společnosti. 2. vyd. Praha: Grada, 2007. 288 s. ISBN 978-80-247-2279-5. (CS)
ŘEPA, Václav. Podnikové procesy. Procesní řízení a modelování. 2.vyd. Praha: Grada, 2007. 281 s. ISBN 978-80-247-2252-8. (CS)
DLOUHÝ, M. a kol.: Simulace podnikových procesů. 2.vyd. Brno: Computer Press, 2011. 216 s. ISBN 978-80-251-3449-8. (CS)
GREGOR, M., MIČIETA, B., KOŠTURIAK, J., BUBENÍK, P., RŮŽIČKA, J.: Dynamické plánovanie a riadenie výroby. 1.vyd. Žilinská univerzita v Žiline, 2000. 284 s. ISBN 80-7100-607-6 (CS)
HAMMER, M., CHAMPY, J.: Reengineering – radikální proměna firmy. Manifest revoluce v podnikání. 3.vyd. Management Press, Praha 2000. 212 s. ISBN 80-7261-028-7. (CS)
Uživatelský manuál WITNESS. Lanner Group. (CS)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
The course contains lectures that explain basic principles, problems and methodology of the discipline, and exercises that promote the practical knowledge of the subject presented in the lectures.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
The course-unit credit is awarded on condition of having attended practicals, presentation of semestr project and grading of credit test (min. 60 point).
Language of instruction
Introdution to processes in company, information strategy
Process modelling, tools and methodologies of business proces digitalization
Information support of product lifecycle management using advanced technologies
Support of process control at the operational level, robotization and automation
Integration of information systems
Practicals are focused to practical application of lectures topics, application of methodology of computer process suport, modelling of company processes using dynamic simulation.
The objective of course is to make students familiar with principles, analytical tools, modelling tools and managing of company processes. The course is also addresses the problem of support of company processes linked to information systems and technologies through their life cycle.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Attendance at specified lectures is compulsory, attendance of remaining lectures is not compulsory, but is recommended. Attendance at seminars is compulsory and controled. Absence from seminars can be compensated for consultations with the tutor.