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Unformatted text preview: 1 www.infotech.monash.edu.au FIT1003 IT in Organisations Week 3 Introduction to Business Processes www.infotech.monash.edu.au 2 Objectives for this session • Be aware of the major business functions in most organisations • Define “business process” and be aware of the key processes found in business organizations including the roles they fulfil; – Appreciate the role of modelling in representing and improving business processes; – Describe the benefits and limitations of models as representations of actual activities; – Be able to explain the role of “as-is” and “to-be” models in business process design. – Understand the value chain and the importance of information technologies in enabling it; • Understand why IT professionals need to be aware of the detail of business processes. www.infotech.monash.edu.au 3 Where we are in the unit … Organisations IT, IS Information Organisations using IT and IS Risks and liabilities of IT and IS Week 3: Introduction to Business Processes Communication in organisations The IT Profession 2 www.infotech.monash.edu.au 4 Lecture 3 Menu • Business functions • Business processes – Improving business processes > Understanding them – Modelling > Value adding – improvement and re- engineering • Reading and activities www.infotech.monash.edu.au IT in Organisations Lecture 3 Business Functions www.infotech.monash.edu.au 6 Typical Business Fuctions 2 www.infotech.monash.edu.au 4 Lecture 3 Menu • Business functions • Business processes – Improving business processes > Understanding them – Modelling > Value adding – improvement and re- engineering • Reading and activities www.infotech.monash.edu.au IT in Organisations Lecture 3 Business Functions www.infotech.monash.edu.au 6 Typical Business Fuctions 3 www.infotech.monash.edu.au 7 Accounting • Records, measures and describes the organisation’s financial information – Financial accounting … preparing...
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