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Enterprise Architecture and Systems KIT709



Organizations around the world are increasingly using commercial packages instead of custom built software to support their core business processes. In this unit we explore enterprise architecture with a focus on business process integration and process standardization. We refer to major Enterprise Systems (ES) such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Supply Chain Management (SCM) and Business Intelligence (BI) systems with discussions on their benefits and implementation challenges. We also cover alternative approaches towards adopting enterprise systems including Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) or Cloud Computing. Our goal is to understand the advantages and limitations of enterprise systems and how best to implement them. Students will also experience some hands-on exercises with software which assist the understanding of streamline business processes.


Unit name Enterprise Architecture and Systems
Unit code KIT709
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Information and Communication Technology
Discipline Information & Communication Technology
Coordinator Doctor Soonja Yeom
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Postgraduate


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Learning Outcomes

  • Apply SAP enterprise software to improve integration between departments, business processes and standardization.
  • Implement an Enterprise Resource plan to meet the needs of a given case based project.
  • Be an effective team member by communicating effectively at a professional level
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Teaching Pattern

Online lectures: 1 hour per week starting in Week 1.
Face-to-face tutorials: 2 hours per week starting in Week 2.

AssessmentQuiz (40%)|Case study report (30%)| (30%)
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