Course Description

The course is intended to introduce students to the underlying need for information and business process integration in large organizations. It takes an overview look at the functional areas of a business and the business processes that support the functional areas. The emphasis is on the use of advanced information technology for integrating business functions through distributed databases for support of internal business functions. It includes a discussion of the idea behind selection and implementation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. A part of the course is set aside for demonstrations and "hands on" exercises with one of the available ERP software such as Oracle E-business Suite, SAP ERP, Microsoft Dynamics ERP, etc..  Students use this software during the lab work to perform some of the processes and tasks to create, track, and communicate enterprise information.

Course ID: CS430

Credit hours Theory Practical Laboratory Lecture Studio Contact hours Pre-requisite
3 2 2 - - - 4 CS360