Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.
The course deepens participants knowledge of key issues and paradigms in the IS field and explores the state-of-the-art of IS research findings in relation to the respective topic(s) of the course.
Schedule: 13.10.2018 - 13.10.2018
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Riitta Hekkala
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Virpi Tuunainen
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Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):
Teaching language: English
Languages of study attainment: English
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
This is an advanced course in information systems research issues aimed to both IS doctoral students and M.Sc. students. The course consists of either 1) lectures, articles and/or seminar presentations and assigments, or 2) a virtual assignment on chosen topics of information systems. The topic and format varies semester by semester.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Contact teaching 26h
Independent work 134h
Reading list published on the course website
Recommended prerequisites: 37C00100 Management Information Systems
- Teacher: Virpi Tuunainen