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Professional studies

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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give deeper insights in modern information technology and the opportunities it gives to manage business processes

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to
- understand the problems of non-integrated "legacy" systems, and the benefits, drawbacks and investments related to an integrated ERP system
- be familiar with an ERP-system interface and navigate in the system
- apply an ERP-system for sales order processing, material requirements planning and delivery processing
- analyze and reflect on modern IT for Business processes

Course contents

Local Area Networks
Enterprise Resource Planning
Navigation in an ERP system
Sales, Purchase and Manufacturing in an ERP system

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Marketing, Accounting,Information Technology.

Previous course names


Additional information

It is open for a limited number of students only, due to limits on availability of software and classroom.
International Business students and students in their 3rd year of studies have priority access to the course.

Recommended or required reading

Material distributed by lecturer via Itslearning

Study activities

  • Lectures - 50 hours
  • Practical exercises - 10 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 10 hours
  • Individual studies - 63 hours
  • - 0 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations:
Assignments and tests.
A final individual project at the end of the course.


Jan Nyberg


Nyberg Jan

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2014-01-30

The timetable of the course

Course runs in one group in period 2.

Assessment methods

2014-01-30 - Reports and productions

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