Facts about the course

ECTS Credits:
Responsible department:
Faculty of Logistics
Course Leader:
Yauhen Maisiuk
Lecture Semester:
Teaching language:
½ year

IBE110 Information Technology (Autumn 2021)

About the course

Binary number systems. Digital representation and transformation. A bit about computer architecture and technologies for storage, input and output. Local networks and internets. Software and architecture. Information design and object orientation. Security. Web technology. Sensor technology (Internet of Things), and current technologies such as artificial intelligence. How technology affects man, society and climate. 

The course is connected to the following study programs

  • Bachelor in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Bachelor in Economics and Business Administration
  • Individual Study Courses/Part- time studies
  • 1- Year Program in Information Processing
  • Bachelor in Sport Management
  • Bachelor in IT and Digitalization
  • Årsstudium for Sjøkrigsskolen
  • Exchange programme - Bachelor's level

Required prerequisite knowledge


Recommended requirements

None. General knowledge about computers is an advantage.

Reduction of Credits

This course’s contents overlap with the following courses. A reduction of credits will occur if one of these courses is taken in addition:

Course Reduction of Credits
IBE110N – Information Technology (online) 7.5

The student's learning outcomes after completing the course

The student will have acquired knowledge of how data, hardware and software are constructed, and skills in analyzing simple technical problems. Using this knowledge and these skills, the student will be competent to contribute and give qualified evaluations regarding pros and cons of current technologies. 

Forms of teaching and learning

Teaching is based on video and lab assistance. In addition to reading text books and other materials, one must also perform practical exercises on one's own computer. Some exercises will be mandatory.

Coursework requirements - conditions for taking the exam

  • Mandatory coursework: Assignment(s)
  • Courseworks given: Kunngjøres senere
  • Courseworks required:
  • Presence: Not required
  • Comment:


  • Form of assessment: Digital school assessment - Inspera
  • Proportion: 100%
  • Duration: 3 Hours
  • Grouping: Individual
  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)
  • Support material: All printed and written supporting material



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