Course: Introduction to System Integration

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Course title Introduction to System Integration
Course code USII/PSIN
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 3
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Kopáčková Hana, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Jirava Pavel, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
Introduction to system integration principles. Fundamental ideas of economics cybernetics. Overview of management and communication focusing on company information systems. Possibilities of real system model design in hierarchical structure systems. Time limits of integrated management systems on strategic and tactical level. The concept of management strategy. Possibilities of integrated information services provision in a set company environment. Mobile platforms integration (iOS, Android)

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Methods of individual activities
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to be able to design economically balanced solutions of models of system rationalised information services for companies.
Students will become familiar with system management principles, the fundamentals of economics cybernetics, and will be aware of the management and communication focusing on company information systems. They will be able to design a real system model in hierarchically organised systems, and to describe the possibilities of providing information services in a set company environment.
Prerequisites
Students are expected to be able to work with professional literature in Czech, as well as foreign languages (English, German), as well as with basic Internet functions.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, Home assignment evaluation, Work-related product analysis

Assignment: students will submit an independent project on a given topic (in an electronic form) and they must successfully defend it. Examination: oral, written (evaluation is based on both project and oral examination). Detailed information will be provided during the first lecture.
Recommended literature
  • Basl, Josef. Podnikové informační systémy : podnik v informační společnosti. Praha: Grada, 2002. ISBN 80-247-0214-2.
  • Basl, Josef. Podnikové informační systémy : podnik v informační společnosti. Praha: Grada, 2002. ISBN 80-247-0214-2.
  • Basl, Josef. Teorie omezení v podnikové praxi : zvyšování výkonnosti podniku nástroji TOC. Praha: Grada, 2003. ISBN 80-247-0613-X.
  • BASL, Josef, TŮMA, Miroslav; GLASL Vít. Modelování a optimalizace podnikových procesů. ZČU Plzeň, 2002. ISBN 80-7082-936-2.
  • CARDA, A., KUNSTOVÁ, R. Nástroj manažera pro řízení podnikových procesů. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2003. ISBN 80-247-0666-0.
  • Davies,A; Hobday, M. The Business of System Integration. Oxford, 2005. ISBN 0-19-926322-1.
  • KAVÁN,M. Výrobní a provozní management. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2002. ISBN 80-247-0199-1.
  • KUNSTOVÁ, R. Informatika pro ekonomy. Praha, 2002. ISBN 80-245-0271-2.
  • Novotný, Ota. Business intelligence : jak využít bohatství ve vašich datech. Praha: Grada, 2005. ISBN 80-247-1094-3.
  • NOVOTNÝ,O. Životní cyklus informačního systému a způsoby jeho standardizace. 1. vyd.. Bratislava: SIME, 2004. ISBN 80-969125-9-3.
  • Učeň, Pavel. Metriky v informatice : jak objektivně zjistit přínosy informačního systému. Praha: Grada, 2001. ISBN 80-247-0080-8.
  • Voříšek, Jiří. Strategické řízení informačního systému a systémová integrace. Praha: Management Press, 1997. ISBN 80-85943-40-9.


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