MET CS 567 Enterprise Systems with SAP

Prerequisites: None
Delivery: Boston-Charles River Campus
Program: MS CS elective, MS CIS elective and MS TC elective
Syllabus: CS567_A1_Fall 14
Description: The course introduces the technical and business fundamentals of enterprise systems, enterprise system architecture, the design of enterprise systems, and the complex process of implementing enterprise systems. This course offers methodologies and hands-on techniques for a successful implementation of enterprise systems in organizations. In the first part of this course, participants will configure an SAP ERP system to support the main business processes for a fictitious company.  In the second part of the course, students will review and discuss literature pertinent to the implementation and management of enterprise systems.   This course enables students identify both high-level technical implementation requirements, and organizational/employee resistors to information systems implementation. Through a variety of technological and Human Resources/Organizational Development technologies, we provide a comprehensive understanding of the technical and behavioral do’s and don’ts of Managing Enterprise System implementation. 4 credits.