Study program / study programs: Information systems
Type and level of studies: Undergraduate applied studies
Subject: BUSINESS SYSTEM ORGANIZATION
ECTS credits: 8
The objective in teaching this subject is to introduce the first-year students to the basics concepts in organizational sciences, and to ensure that they acquire knowledge about business system organization that will provide a solid basis for later comprehension of the detailed studies of individual aspects of business systems in courses that they will attend in later years.
The students will learn the fundamentals and principles of Max Weber’s bureaucratic organization, the concepts of behavioral theory, motivation factors, the basic elements and principles of organization design, and the impact of strategy on business system organization. They will learn the definition, functions and dimensions of organizational structure, how to determine and analyze tasks in a company, the criteria for the division of work and departmentalization, the delegation of authority, formalization, the process of process design and the importance of the human factor, the impact of organizational culture, the approaches to designing the performance appraisal and reward process, as well as organizational structure analysis and research and the principles of e-business design in an organization.