Courses

K315

Business Process Management

  • 16-weeks
  • 3 credits
  • Prerequisite: X201 or X202
This course serves as an introduction to Business Process Management (BPM). BPM is the discipline of modeling, automating, managing and optimizing a business process through its lifecycle to reach a business goal. In particular, the focus is on enabling technologies of Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) and workflow. The sub-topic of automating introduces students to the numerous XML languages (BPML, BPEL) associated with business process management systems. Techniques in process measurement such as 6σ and process simulation are also covered.