Course detail

Business Systems

FP-BpisPDAcad. year: 2019/2020

The course provides information from the area of development, design and implementation of corporate information systems in all stages of their life cycle. The course gives an overview of the current IT / ICT systems and their superstructures, DSS features of the solution components, systems for the support of top management (EIS), APS systems, knowledge systems).

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will obtain basic skills and knowledge necessary for specifying requirements for an information system, its analyses, design and implementation. Students will be able to co-ordinate activities when implementing information systems in companies.


Secondary school knowledge of informatics and knowledge of database systems using.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

VRANA, I., RICHTA, K.: Zásady a postupy zavádění podnikových informačních systémů. Praktická příručka pro podnikové manažery. 1. vyd. Praha, Grada, 2005. 187 s. ISBN 80-247-1103-6 (CS)
ŘEPA, Václav. Podnikové procesy. Procesní řízení a modelování. 2.vyd. Praha : Grada, 2007. 281 s. ISBN 978-80-247-2252-8 (CS)
ŘEPA, V.: Podnikové procesy. Procesní řízení a modelování. 2.vyd. Grada. Praha 2007. ISBN 978-80-247-2252-8 (CS)
DOUCEK, P.: : Řízení projektů informačních systémů. 1.vyd. Professional Publishing, Praha 2004. 168 s. ISBN 80-86419-71-1 (CS)
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)
VLASÁK, R., BULÍČKOVÁ, S.: Základy projektování informačních systémů. 1.vyd. Nakladatelství Karolinum, Praha 2003. 143 s. ISBN 80-246-0727-1 (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 all practicals and presented a semester project. The exam has a written and an oral part. Final grade will reflect the exam result (70%) and the mark given for the semester project (30%).

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Introduction into information systems in company
2. Introduction into processes in company
3. Methods of information system analyse and using of SW tools
4. Methods for proposal and development of information system, using of simulation of processes
5. Planning of information system project, implementation, performance, maintenance and development of information systems
6. Overview of systems for information support of processes of planning and control orders
7. CRM and SCM systems
8. Information support of documentation management, workflow
9. Decision support systems
10. Computer aided engineering and reengineering
1. Introduction into information systems - practical illustration
2. Analyse of processes and goals in company
3. Building of process map
4. Standards and notation of process analyse
- Process chart
5. Modelling of processes and their simulation
6. Support of integration of application
7. Documentation of information system
8. Presentation of a semester project


The objective of the course is to make students familiar with theoretical methods, methodologies and the use of information systems in the frame of a company management.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Attendance at lectures is not compulsory, but is recommended. Attendance at seminars is compulsory and controlled. Absence from seminars can be compensated for via consultations with the tutor.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BAK Bachelor's

    branch BAK-EPM , 2. year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer