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TUTA3200 Enterprise Resource Planning, 3 cp 
Code TUTA3200  Validity 01.08.2012 -
Name Enterprise Resource Planning  Abbreviation Enterprise Reso 
Scope3 cp  Expiry date  
TypeAdvanced level studies SubjectTUO Industrial Management 
TypeCourse  Lessons  
Study right   Grading1 - 5 
Recommended time of completion  Qualifies as postgraduate studiesno
    Can be taken several timesno
Responsible unit School of Technology and Innovations 


Introduction to Production Management or previous studies with similar content


The learning outcome of this course is that the student will understand how ERP (Enterprise Resource Plan-ning) systems are used in daily business, the student is able to analyze how ERP systems support business processes, will also learn to complete simple tasks with SAP system related to sales, manufacturing and pur-chasing. Course develops IT skills (SAP) and written skills (report submission).

By the end of this course students should be able to: (1) Understand the key elements of an ERP system used in an organization, (2) Complete basic transactions related to sales and distribution (SD), (3) Complete pur-chasing related transactions, (4) Understand how production planning related transactions are conducted, (5) Document SAP processes for work instruction purposes.


This course will give an introduction to ERP as part of production organization, the lectures will cover, trans-action system principles, generic structure of ERP system, ERP implementation project and IT investments, IT part of Business Strategy, the exercises are related to ERP functionality and transactions (1) Sales and distribution, (2) Materials management, (3) Inventory Management, (4) Production Planning and Control, (5) Logistics execution, (6) Finance and control, Enterprise Resource Planning will be discusses as part of global IT environment of a company. A guest lecturer from industry will be giving a talk on applications.

Study Materials 

1. Magal, S. R., & Word, J. (2011). Integrated business processes with ERP systems. Wiley Publishing. Chicago

2. Daniel E. O'Leary (2000), Enterprise Resource Planning Systems: Systems, Life Cycle, Electronic Commerce and Risk

3. articles provided

Teaching Methods 

Lectures and labs 30 h, independent work 51 h

Modes of Study 

Submitted assignment

Languages: English
Grading: scale 1-5 or fail


Responsible Person: Petri Helo
Teacher(s): Petri Helo, RaykoToshev

Further Information 

Responsible Unit: School of Technology and Innovations
Additional Information: This course is only for master students in Industrial Management, replaces Enterprise Resource Planning – SAP


Current and future teaching
Functions Name Type cp Teacher Schedule
Registration period has ended Enterprise Resource Planning (L01)  Lecture Course  Petri Helo  29.01.20 -26.02.20

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