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052514 VU Business Process Management (2021W)

Continuous assessment of course work
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Summary

Th 21.10. 08:00-09:30 Digital
Th 21.10. 11:30-13:00 Digital

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).
Registration information is available for each group.

Groups

Group 1

max. 25 participants
Language: English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 07.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 14.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 28.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 04.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 11.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 18.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 25.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 02.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 09.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 16.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 13.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 20.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Thursday 27.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital

Group 2

max. 25 participants
Language: English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 07.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 14.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 28.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 04.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 11.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 18.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 25.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 02.12. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 09.12. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 16.12. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 13.01. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 20.01. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital
Thursday 27.01. 11:30 - 13:00 Digital

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Business Process Management focuses on methodological competencies for the analysis, implementation, improvement, simulation and continuous management of business processes. Students, through paradigms and case studies, will familiarize themselves with the latest Business Process Management languages (e.g. BPMN and DMN) and the application of BPM in various domains such as health care, industry, banking, trade market, finance, e-Government, etc.
The main objective of the course is the identification of challenges inside an organization, regarding the business processes and the optimization of these processes. At the end of the course, the participants will be able to recognize the benefits and the profits for the organization upon effective application of various Business Process Management techniques.

Assessment and permitted materials

The performance assessment in the BPM course is based on the following pillars:
1) Written theoretical examination - (50%)
2) Modelling exercises - (50%)

The topics of the above-mentioned modelling exercises will be discussed and assigned within a reasonable time until submission.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The scale of grades as follows:
• 100.00% - 87.00% --> Grade 1
• 86.99% - 75.00% --> Grade 2
• 74.99% - 63.00% --> Grade 3
• 62.99% - 50.00% --> Grade 4
• 49.99% - 0.00% --> Grade 5

Examination topics

The course consists of lectures that provide basic knowledge, in-depth analytical exercises, presentations, and case studies.
To be noted that, the content of the discussions during the course will also be taken into account for the formulating of the exams' agenda.

Reading list

All the relevant documentation and information regarding the course will be provided for further study and better comprehension.
Recommended reading:
Bayer, Franz, and Harald Kühn, eds. Prozessmanagement für Experten: Impulse für aktuelle und wiederkehrende Themen. Springer-Verlag, 2013.
Dumas, M., La Rosa, M., Mendling, J., & Reijers, H. A. (2013). Fundamentals of business process management. Heidelberg: Springer.

Association in the course directory

Module: WI1 BPM

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