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Area/Catalogue
INFS 5024

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
012257

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To introduce the student to the concept, complexity and functionality of enterprise-wide systems and to expose them to the major software in the market place by giving them hands-on experience with it.

Course content

Introduction to ERP
Processes, Functions & Data Requirements
Introduction to SAP
SAP Application Functionality & Modules
Business Process Re-engineering
Implementation Framework
Supply Chain Management
Customer Resource Management
SAP Security
Workflow and SAP
SAP reporting
ASAP

Textbook(s)

Monk, E & Wagner B 2012, Concepts in Enterprise Resource Planning, 4th, Thomson Course Technology

Calvert 2004, mySAP ERP - An Enterprise System, Artemis Educational Publishing, Victoria, Australia

Hayen, R 2007, SAP R/3 Enterprise Software - An Introduction, McGraw-Hill Irwin

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture (Lecture - Cover the concepts of ERP systems and details of a leading ERP product.) 2 hours x 13 weeks
Practical (Practical - To provide students with hands-on experience with a leading ERP product) 1 hour x 12 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External (On-line materials, monitored discussion board and other interactive on-line resources) N/A x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Continuous assessment 1 hour/week 20% 12 weeks
Assignment 3000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Continuous assessment 1 hour/week 20% 12 weeks
Assignment 3000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Information Technology and Mathematical

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