21749. Strategic Management of Business Information Systems . Group 1

Subject

Name21749 - Strategic Management of Business Information Systems
Group Grup 1
Academic Year 2018-19
Credits6 credits
Period Second semester
Language English
Titulació
  • Degree in Computer Engineering (2014) - Third year
  • Degree in Computer Engineering (2010) - Third year

Lecturers

LecturerOffice hours for students
Start timeEnd timeDay of the weekStart dateEnd dateLocation/Building
Javier Jofre González-Granda
javier.jofrejavier.jofre@uib.esuib.es
(Head of group)
You need to book a date with the professor in order to attend a tutorial.

Context

Business information systems are one of the critical points within the business productive companies. The production and management of companies nowadays depend on several decisions that are made based on information and data. Systems that store, process and report such type of information are a must if acompany wants to survive. Without management information systems and without a strategy applicable to these systems, the business approach may be totally obsolete or collapse.

This subject introduces from the reason of the information systems in the companies, how to align the different parameters (market, clients, internal processes, etc.) with the information systems now and in the future.

Requirements

Skills

Specific

  • Ability to integrate IT solutions and business processes to know information needs of organizations, enabling them to achieve their objectives effectively and efficiently, thus giving them competitive advantages (CI401).
  • Ability to determine the requirements of the information and communication systems of an organization taking care of aspects of security and compliance with the legislation and current legislation (CI402).
  • Ability to understand and apply the principles of risk assessment and apply them correctly in the development and implementation of action plans (CI405).

Transversals

  • Ability to work in multidisciplinary and multilingual teams. (CTR05).
  • Leadership, initiative, entrepreneurship and efficiency in a demanding environment based on creativity, quality and adaptation to new situations. (CTR06).
  • Ability to develop interpersonal skills, and commitment to social, ethical, environmental and fundamental rights values, especially values of equality and ability (CTR09).

Basic

You may consult the basic competencies students will have to achieve by the end of the degree at the following address: http://www.uib.eu/study/grau/Basic-Competences-In-Bachelors-Degree-Studies/

Content

Thematic content

1 IS Architectures
2 Implantation of IT and IS at companies
3 Alignment of business processes with the technological perspective
4 Selection and implementation of solutions
5 Parametrization of business processes
6 Effective customer relationship management
7 Supply Chain Technology Management
8 Business Prediction and Management Systems

Teaching methodology

Attended activities (6 credits, 150 hours)

TypeNameG. typeDescriptionHours
Practical classes Classes with contents exposition, practical cases and 100% participative (business objectives) Large group (G)

Show, participate, discussing, changing opinions with the teacher and the rest of the students in order to acquire the theoretical and practical knowledge related to the subject.

75
Practical classes Classes with contents exposition, practical cases and 100% participative (IT objectives) Large group (G)

Show, participate, discussing, changing opinions with the teacher and the rest of the students in order to acquire the theoretical and practical knowledge related to the subject.

75

At the beginning of the semester the subject schedule will be available to students through the UIBdigital platform. This schedule will at least include the dates for the continuous assessment exams and assignment deadlines. Furthermore, the lecturer will inform students as to whether the subject syllabus will be carried out according to the schedule or otherwise, including Campus Extens.

Non-attended activities (0 credits, 0 hours)

TypeNameDescriptionHours
Group or individual self-study Preparation of homework assignments

Show simulated cases. Decision making argued. Discussion and reply of questions of other students.

0

Specific risks and protective measures

The learning activities of this course do not entail specific health or safety risks for the students and therefore no special protective measures are needed.

Student learning assessment

In accordance with article 33 of the Academic Regulations, "regardless of the disciplinary procedure that may be followed against the offending student , the demonstrably fraudulent performance of any of the evaluation elements included in the teaching guides of the subjects will lead, at the discretion of the teacher, to an undervaluation in the qualification that may suppose the qualification of "suspense 0" in the annual evaluation of the subject".

Classes with contents exposition, practical cases and 100% participative (business objectives)
Type Practical classes
Technique Real or simulated task performance tests ( non-retrievable )
Description

Show, participate, discussing, changing opinions with the teacher and the rest of the students in order to acquire the theoretical and practical knowledge related to the subject.

Assessment criteria

In this activity the competences CTR05, CTR06, CTR09 and C1405 are evaluated.
Simulated tests will be included as part. The result of the non-face-to-face work activity will be seen as part of the exposure and defense of the simulated tests.

Final grade percentage: 50%

Classes with contents exposition, practical cases and 100% participative (IT objectives)
Type Practical classes
Technique Real or simulated task performance tests ( non-retrievable )
Description

Show, participate, discussing, changing opinions with the teacher and the rest of the students in order to acquire the theoretical and practical knowledge related to the subject.

Assessment criteria

In this activity the competences CTR05, CTR09, CI401, CI402 and CI405 are evaluated.

Simulated tests will be included as part. The result of the non-face-to-face work activity will be seen as part of the exposure and defense of the simulated tests.

Final grade percentage: 50%

Preparation of homework assignments
Type Group or individual self-study
Technique Real or simulated task performance tests ( non-retrievable )
Description

Show simulated cases. Decision making argued. Discussion and reply of questions of other students.

Assessment criteria
Final grade percentage: 0%

Resources, bibliography and additional documentation