norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description IMT5131 - Workflow automation (2005/2006)

LevelPostgraduate
ECTS Credits5
DurationAutumn
LanguageNorwegian alternatively english
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

The students have in-depth knowledge of workflow management and the theoretical foundation for workflow automation. The students are capable of modeling and analyzing workflows, have insight in functions and architectures of workflow systems, and have good understanding of the interaction between workflow management technology on the one side and business processes and work organization on the other.

Content

- Workflow theory
- Modeling workflows
- Workflow patterns
- Management of workflows
- Analyzing workflows
- Functions and architecture of workflow systems
- Workflow management in digital content production

Study MethodsLectures, Laboratory Work, Mandatory Assignments, Exercises
AssessmentWritten Exam, 4 hours (counts 80%)
Evaluation of Laboratory Exercise(s) (counts 20%, evaluated by lecturer)
Each part must be individually approved of.
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsReport(s) (must have been approved by lecturer)
Three oral status reports must be presented.