Course: Economic Systems Modelling

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Course title Economic Systems Modelling
Course code INM/NAMES
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • ŠPERKA Roman, doc. RNDr. Ing. Ph.D.
  • GÓRECKI Jan, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Business process definition. Business process life cycle in a company. 2. Basics of system modeling. 3. Process models and their formal description. 4. Value-oriented business process models. 5. Advanced methods of business process modeling. 6. Introduction to simulations, reasons for simulation of business processes. 7. Data collection and evaluation, generation of input data by means of statistic methods. 8. Multi-agent systems for business process simulations. 9. JADE platform - introduction. 10. MAREA - basic architecture. 11. MAREA - simulations management. 12. MAREA - agent configuration. 13. MAREA - case studies and examples of simulations.

Learning activities and teaching methods
One-to-One tutorial, Skills demonstration, Seminar classes
  • unspecified - 30 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 13 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 50 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • Dlouhý, M., Fábry, J., Kuncová, M., Hladík, T. Simulace podnikových procesů. Computer press, 2007. ISBN 978-80-251-11649-.
  • Dunn, C., L., Cherrington, J., O., Hollander, A., S. Enterprise Information Systems a pattern based approach (3rd edition). New York: Mc Graw-Hill, 2005. ISBN 0-07-111120-4.
  • Dunn, C., L., Cherrington, J., O., Hollander, A., S. Enterprise Information Systems. A pattern based approach. 3rd edition. New Yourk:Mc Graw Hill, 2005. ISBN 0-07-240429-9.
  • Laguna, M., Marklund., J. Business process Modeling, Simulation and Design. Upper Saddle River. NJ: Pearson education, 2005. ISBN 0-13-091519-X.
  • Laguna, M., Marklund, J. Business process modeling, simulation and design. Pearson Education Inc., NJ, 2005. ISBN 0-13-091519-X.
  • Weske, M. Business process management. Concepts, Languages, Architectures. Berlin, Heidelberg, : Springer Verlag, 2007. ISBN 978-3-540-73521-2.
  • Wooldridge, M. An Introduction to MultiAgent Systems (second edition). John Willey and Sons, 2009. ISBN 978-0-470-51946-2.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
School of Business Administration in Karvina Managerial Informatics (13) Economy 2 Winter