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2011/2012  BA-2FIS  Fundamentals of Information Systems, Module 2

English Title
Fundamentals of Information Systems, Module 2

Course Information

Language English
Point 5 ECTS (150 SAT)
Type Mandatory
Level Bachelor
Duration One Quarter
Course Period Third Quarter
Time Table Please see course schedule at e-Campus
Study Board
Study Board for BA in Information Management
Course Coordinator
  • Mads Bødker - Center for Applied Information and Communication Technology
Main Category of the Course
  • Information Systems
Last updated on 29 maj 2012
Learning Objectives
As the course is examined as part of the 1st Year Project exam in the fourth quarter, please read the learning objectives for the 1st Year Project - in the course description of the 1st Year Project.
The course has no independant exam but is examined as part of the 1st Year Project:
Assessment Oral with Written Assignment
Marking Scale 7-step scale
Censorship External examiners
Exam Period May/June
Aids Without preparation
Duration 30 Minutes
The 5 ECTS do not count as exam ECTS.
Course Content

The course ‘Fundamentals of Information Systems’ is divided into two modules. The two modules constitute a foundation course that provides the necessary understanding of the definitions, concepts, and tools used throughout the IS field.
Module 2 focuses on knowledge of methods and techniques to obtain relevant data from organizations and the usage of data in designing for human interactions with information systems.

Module 2 provides an introduction to the field of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). This includes methods for analysis, design and evaluation of the human use of information systems.

Teaching Methods
Lectures and workshops.
The workshops will consist of practical activities involving data gathering, design, and evaluation.
Please check the course literature on CBS Learn