Facts about the course

ECTS Credits:
2.5
Responsible department:
Faculty of Logistics
Course Leader:
Alok Mishra
Lecture Semester:
Autumn
Teaching language:
English
Duration:
½ year

LOG904-164 Information Technology (IT) Strategy and Governance (Autumn 2020)

About the course

The objective of this course is to cover aspects of establishing, marinating, growing and sustaining an IT system and executing within a governance model. The IT strategic planning process; structuring the strategic planning process, analyzing the business environment; identifying the mission and competencies of your organization; assigning value and weight to enterprise objectives; reviewing established IT portfolios; measuring your IT governance maturity; aligning IT to your business objectives.

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to IT/Business alignment, planning, execution, and governance

  • Overview of comprehensive IT governance framework

  • Introduction to Strategic Planning

  • Business and IT alignment and Strategic Planning

  • Principles for managing successful organizational change

  • IT service management

  • Strategic sourcing and outsourcing

  • Performance management, management controls and risk management

The course is connected to the following study programs

Recommended requirements

Familiarity with Information Systems and Technology

The student's learning outcomes after completing the course

  • Describe an integrated IT governance framework and the related industry standards, guidelines and frameworks

  • Illustrate IT strategy and plan development frameworks

  • Explain key leadership, people and soft skills and competencies required for success

  • Prepare IT strategic plan for an organization

Forms of teaching and learning

Lectures, Presentations (Seminar), Group Discussions, Mini Project

Examination

Form of assessment: Home assessment with presentation

  • Proportion:

  • Duration: -

  • Grouping:

  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)

  • Support material: All printed and written supporting material

Form of assessment: Home assessment

  • Proportion:

  • Duration: -

  • Grouping:

  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)

  • Support material: All printed and written supporting material

Syllabus

TBA

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