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Data and Business Process Management

Module name (EN): Data and Business Process Management
Degree programme: International Tourism-Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017
Module code: BITM-330
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4V (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam (90 minutes / Can be repeated semesterly)

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Curricular relevance:
DFBTO308 International Tourism Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018, semester 3, mandatory course
DFITM-310 International Tourism Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020, semester 3, mandatory course
BITM-330 International Tourism-Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013, semester 3, mandatory course
BITM-330 International Tourism-Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2015, semester 3, mandatory course
BITM-330 International Tourism-Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 3, mandatory course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Stefan Selle
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Stefan Selle

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
- be able to apply and describe business process management methods,
- be able to model companies with the support of IT-tools,
- be able to analyze business processes and their weaknesses.
- be familiar with and able to explain the principles of data management,
- be able to design, implement and use (relational) databases,

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Module content:
I.        Business Process Management
Processes, business processes, business process management, process map, classifying business processes, process orientation, process modeling, process optimization, business process reengineering, Total Quality Management, lean management, Kaizen, Six Sigma
ARIS concept, organization chart, function tree, value chain diagram, (extended) event-driven process chain, function allocation diagram.
II.        Data Management
Three-level framework, tables and relations, relational algebra, binary search, keys, integrity, transactions, data security, data warehouse, entity relationship model, relational model, normalization, SQL (Structured Query Language).

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Teaching methods/Media:
Lecture with integrated exercises and case studies: Students will work independently on the PC to solve concrete business management tasks using application software (ARIS, MS Visio, MS Access, MySQL). E-learning support.

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Recommended or required reading:
I.        Business Process Management
- Becker, J., Kugeler, M., Rosemann, M. (Hrsg.): Prozessmanagement, 7. Auflage, Springer Gabler, Berlin, 2012.
- Gadatsch, A.: Geschäftsprozesse analysieren und optimieren, Springer Vieweg, Wiesbaden, 2015.
- Gadatsch, A.: Grundkurs Geschäftsprozessmanagement, 7. Auflage, Vieweg+Teubner, Wiesbaden, 2013.
- Schmelzer, H.J., Sesselmann, W.: Geschäftsprozessmanagement in der Praxis, 8. Auflage, Hanser Verlag, München, 2013.
- Seidlmeier, H.: Prozessmodellierung mit ARIS, 4. Auflage, Springer Vieweg, Wiesbaden, 2015.
II.        Datenmanagement
- Kemper, A., Eickler, A.: Datenbanksysteme. Eine Einführung, 8. Auflage, Oldenbourg, München, 2011.
- Meier, A.: Relationale und postrelationale Datenbanken, 7. Auflage, Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2010.
- Schicker, E.: Datenbanken und SQL, 4. Auflage, Springer Vieweg, Wiesbaden, 2014.
- Steiner, R.: Grundkurs Relationale Datenbanken, 8. Auflage, Springer Vieweg, Wiesbaden, 2014.
- Swoboda, B. Buhlert, S.: Access 2013 - Grundlagen für Datenbankentwickler, Herdt-Verlag, Bodenheim, 2013.

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