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040261 VK KFK WINF: Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (2012W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


max. 50 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 10.12. 11:00 - 14:00 Seminarraum 3
Monday 10.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Seminarraum 2
Monday 10.12. 16:00 - 19:00 EDV-Labor 2
Tuesday 11.12. 09:00 - 19:30 Seminarraum 1
Wednesday 12.12. 10:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum 1
Wednesday 12.12. 12:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 3


Aims, contents and method of the course

Investigation in ERP-Systems as classical examples for integrated industrial IT-Systems. We will theoretically and practically explore the introduction of an open source ERP-System into a company. This will be accompanied with some comparisons to other systems including SAP.

Assessment and permitted materials

- Mitarbeit im theoretischen und praktischen Teil
- Präsentation(en)
- Abschlusstest

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Vertiefte Kenntnisse zu ERP-Systemen:
- ihre Funktionalität
- ihre zentrale Stellung für die betriebswirtschaftliche Steuerung von Unternehmen
Grenzen und Möglichkeiten der Systeme
Vermittlung des Handwerkszeugs für ein typisches Einführungsprojekt, u.a.
Vergleich von Systemen, Parametrisierung/Customising, Rahmenbedingungen für die Einführung

Examination topics

- lecture
- preparation and presentation of topics by students
- practice in laboratory

Reading list

a) Gronau, Norbert : Enterprise resource planning und supply chain management : Architektur und Funktionen. München, Wien: Oldenbourg , 2004.
b) Appelrath, Hans-Jürgen : R/3-Einführung : Methoden und Werkzeuge. Berlin [u.a.]: Springer, 2000.
c) Herzog, Thomas : A Comparison of Open Source ERP Systems. Diplomarbeit an der WU Wien, 2006. (http://www.big.tuwien.ac.at/teaching/theses/ma/herzog.pdf)

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