The impact of enterprise systems on the competitiveness of today’s technology intensive organizations is significant. Enterprise systems are large-scale software packages that support the key business processes, information flows, and data reporting of an entire organization. In addition to meeting the most basic information needs of organizations, enterprise systems also help to improve competitiveness through the inclusion of business intelligence, knowledge management, customer relationship management, supply chain management, and product life cycle management capabilities. Among other things, students in the Enterprise Systems stream will receive hands-on training on leading technologies, design, develop, and implement Enterprise Systems solutions, and learn how to manage technology projects.
Courses cover a wide range of topics related to technology and its management in organizations, including:
• IT and enterprise systems
• Business intelligence and analytics
• Systems analysis and design
• Designing and implementing enterprise systems solutions
• Designing and implementing business intelligence and analytics solutions
• Project management
• IT Management
• Enterprise systems strategy
If you are interested in the latest technologies, want to design, implement, and managing technology solutions for business, and help organizations apply the latest technologies to improve their competitiveness, then the Enterprise Systems stream may be for you. There is significant demand and numerous regional, national, and global opportunities available for graduates of the Enterprise Systems stream. Graduates may work as IT/Enterprise Systems Consultants, Enterprise Systems Solution Architects, IT Project Managers, and IT Managers for leading national or global companies. Others may pursue graduate studies in Business, Information Technology, or Enterprise Systems.
The specific requirements for a major, advanced major or honours degree in Enterprise Systems can be found here.
The full 2019-2020 Academic Calendar can be found here.