Software Design

Management of Business Processes

Integrated course, 3.00 ECTS


Course content

Introduction to the topic of business processes; development of organization theory in the 20th century, definition of business processes; process analysis, inventory-and as-is-analysis; organization of labor - Taylor's structure of labor; optimization of business processes, Business Process Reengineering; modelling, controlling and benchmarking of business processes. Basics and principles of quality management (ISO 9001:2015)

Learning outcomes

Introduction to and consolidation of business administration skills; students know the various functional areas of business administration and are able to draw connections between the respective fields and apply them in practice.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Schmelzer/Sesselmann: business process management

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basics of Economics

Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous Assessment,
modelling business processes
work on the integrated management handbook