Course: Enterprise Information Systems

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Course title Enterprise Information Systems
Course code KPV/PISA
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 7
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Basl Josef, Prof. Ing. CSc.
Course content
Topics: - main principles of ERP systems (Enterprise Resource Planning) - main functionality of logistics part of ERP systems - main functionality of financial part of ERP systems - integration of ERP systems - BI (Business Intelligence) applications - current situation and trends of the ERP market - main rules of ERP system implementations - rules of suitable ERP system selection - other aspects of ERP implementation(organisatio, contract,...)

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion, Project-based instruction
  • Contact hours - 78 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report in a foreign language) (10-15) - 15 hours per semester
  • Team project (50/number of students) - 40 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 60 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
There are no special needs to enter this subject. Knowledge from management, logistics, accounting, databases and project management is welcome.
learning outcomes
The students will: - understand the application architecture of enterprise information systems - know history and future function potential of software applications like ERP and ERP II - know the integration relations among of ERP and ERP II - know principles of the MRP II method - know the stages of ERP system implementation projects - know the tools of the TOC method in ERP system implementation and usage - know the current situation of ERP system market and its trends
teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion
Project-based instruction
assessment methods
Written exam
Group presentation at a seminar
Recommended literature
  • Browne, J. at all. Production Management. Addison- Wesley Publisher, 1996.
  • Cierp, J. K. ERP: A-Z Implementers' Guide for Success. Resource Publisher, 2000. ISBN 0-9700352-1-7.
  • Laudon, K.C.; Laudon, J.P. Management Information Systems- Managing the Digital Firm. Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Design of Manufacturing Machines and Equipment (2005) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Materials Engineering and Engineering Metallurgy (1) Special and interdisciplinary fields 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Transport Vehicles and Handling Machinery (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Manufacturing Processes - Technology of Metal Cutting (2004) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Transport Vehicles and Handling Machinery (2005) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Design of Manufacturing Machines and Equipment (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Manufacturing Processes - Technology of Metal Cutting (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Special and interdisciplinary fields 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Applied Sciences Mathematics and Management (2011) Mathematics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Design of Power Machines and Equipment (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Industrial Engineering and Management (2004) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Materials Engineering and Engineering Metallurgy (2004) Special and interdisciplinary fields 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Industrial Engineering and Management (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer