IT Governance

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBM048A05
Vaknaam IT Governance
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam IT Governance
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Define IT governance and assess new developments in this field of research.
2. Explain major concepts, theories, and models in the field of IT governance and their relationships with business innovation and change management.
3. Describe contemporary international developments in IT governance.
4. Critically reflect upon IT governance literature.
5. Apply their knowledge about IT governance to choose an appropriate subject for their group assignment.
6. Make a schedule and allocate tasks among team members.
7. Collect and analyze data related to the case.
8. Evaluate the preferred approach and that of other groups.
9. Present and write a report in a professional way.
Omschrijving The IT Governance course is a condensed state-of-the-art management of information technology course for business and economics students withouth specialized IT background. The course provides overview of contemporary IT governance and management frameworks. The course focuses on the interrelation between business strategy and IT governance. In other words, how IT should be organized in modern industrial organizations. The course is intended for business and economics students with limited background in information technology and intend to improve their IT managerial and consulting skills. Through this course, students will be trained to analyze IT governance literature and resolve practical IT management challenges in an interdisciplinary approach.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoorcolleges, practica, zelfstudie
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), presentatie(s)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator prof. dr. E.W. Berghout
Docent(en) prof. dr. E.W. Berghout
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Articles
Various
Supplementary books (not mandatory) The information paradox: realizing the business benefits of information technology, McGraw-Hill, 1998, Canada
Thorp, J. 0075601036
Entreevoorwaarden
Opmerkingen Secretary: i.b.a.neef@rug.nl, +31(0)50 363 4111
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc) without limited access ) 1 semester I a keuze
DD MSc IB&M – NUBS, Newcastle (1,5-jarig)  (keuzevakken DD MSc IB&M - NUBS, Newcastle (start Groningen)) 1 semester I a keuze
DD MSc IFM - Fudan University, Shanghai (2-jarig)  (keuzevakken MSc IFM) 1 semester I a keuze
DD MSc IFM – UU, Uppsala (1,5 year)  (keuzevakken voor studenten van FEB) 2 semester I a keuze
MSc BA - Change Management  (keuzevakken MSc BA Change Management) 1 semester I a keuze
MSc BA - Organizational & Management Control/O&MC  (keuzevakken MSc BA O&MC) 1 semester I a keuze
MSc BA - Small Business & Entrepreneurship/SB&E  (keuzevakken MSc BA SB&E) 1 semester I a keuze
MSc Human Resource Management/HRM  (keuzevakken MSc HRM) 1 semester I a keuze
MSc International Business & Management/IB&M  (keuzevakken B MSc IB&M) 1 semester I a keuze
MSc International Financial Management/IFM  (keuzevakken MSc IFM) 1 semester I a keuze