INF3280 – Development of IT-competence in Organisations

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Changes in the course due to coronavirus

Autumn 2020 the exams of most courses at the MN Faculty will be conducted as digital home exams or oral exams, using the normal grading scale. The semester page for your course will be updated with any changes in the form of examination.

See general guidelines for examination at the MN Faculty autumn 2020.

Course content

The course provides a background for managing the development of IT capacity in organisations, for user training and support, and for thesis research in the area.

Learning outcome

The course provides skills in teaching and supervision of computer use, and knowledge for planning and evaluating IT training and support. This builds on the following topics, which will be included in the course:

  • development of competence in organizations,
  • the constituents of user competence,
  • skills and understanding of IT and its use,
  • metacognitive skills,
  • learning of office tools and information systems
  • standards for user competence,
  • learnability of software,
  • material for supporting learning, also IT based

Admission to the course

Students at UiO register for courses and exams in Studentweb.

Basic informatics

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Teaching

2 hours of lectures plus 2 hours of lab per week. A number of mandatory assignments must be completed during the course. Rules for mandatory assignments.

It is strongly recommended to attend the first lecture since it will be given important information

Examination

Written group report, 40% and a written digital exam, 60% (4 hours). The mandatory assignments must be approved prior to the exam.

Grading scale

Grades are awarded on a scale from A to F, where A is the best grade and F is a fail. Read more about the grading system.

Resit an examination

Students who can document a valid reason for absence from the regular examination are offered a postponed examination at the beginning of the next semester. Re-scheduled examinations are not offered to students who withdraw during, or did not pass the original examination.

Special examination arrangements, use of sources, explanations and appeals

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Last updated from FS (Common Student System) Oct. 22, 2020 6:15:15 AM

Facts about this course

Credits
10
Level
Bachelor
Teaching
Spring
Examination
Spring
Teaching language
Norwegian (English on request)