2555

2555 Literature course in information systems, 8 cr

Place: 
Helsinki
Type: 
Advanced studies
Kind: 
Course
Teaching language: 
English
Course Description: 

The aim of the course is to deepen the student's knowledge on a chosen focused area of information systems. The literature is chosen, discussed and agreed upon with the teacher and can be related to the topic of the student's master 's thesis.

The advanced courses in Information Systems Science have not changed credits as all the other advanced courses, since the major subject in outgoing.

Learning Goal: 

You have a deeper understanding of the research frontier in a particular subfield of the subject information systems science. You have also developed your capability to critically read and form synthezise articles.

After completing the course, you will be able to: 
  • analyze current IT phenomena in the chosen area for the course;
  • critically read and form synthezise articles
Target Group: 

Hanken degree students with information systems as a major of minor subject only.

Total Student Workload: 

214 hours divided into
Scheduled (contact) hours: 1 hour
Non-scheduled work: 213 hours

Instruction: 

214 h individual work by the student

Literature and Course Material: 

Books and scientific articles on a chosen topic (1000 pages).

Assessment: 

Written essay 100 %