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Compulsory assignment Deadline: October 9th, 12 AM (noon), 2007

Exam Deadline 14th December. Two examples of good reports from 2006:

Using information systems in marketing research

Information system development in organisations

Some of the links to papers will only work if you are logged in at the UiO network.

DatoUndervises avStedTemaKommentarer / ressurser
04.09.2007Pål Sørgaard and Jens Kaasbøll  Large (Store) Auditorium, Informatics Building  Introduction to organisation theory  Slides - Introduction to organisation theory Textbook Bolman and Deal

Slides for the group task  

11.09.2007Pål Sørgaard    Organisational structure  Slides - The structural frame, part I Textbook Bolman and Deal  
18.09.2007Pål Sørgaard    Organisational structure  Slides - The structural frame, part II Textbook Bolman and Deal  
25.09.2007Pål Sørgaard    Human Resources  Slides - The human resource frame Textbook Bolman and Deal  
02.10.2007Jens Kaasbøll and Pål Sørgaard    Supervision of group assignment + Lecture on Does IT matter?  Boddy et al. "Managing Information Systems": Ch 1 and 2. Carr "IT Doesn't Matter" Brown and Hagel "Does IT matter?" Slides: Does IT matter? 
09.10.2007Jens Kaasbøll    Final assignment. Cultural and political aspects of IS: The issue of participation   Boddy et Al. "Managing Information Systems": Ch 6 and 7

Gro Bjerknes and Tone Bratteteig (1995)User Participation and Democracy: A Discussion of Scandinavian Research on System Development Scand J Inf Syst 7(1) 73-98

Slides: Participation

Involvement You can skip slides 3-8 in this one.  

16.10.2007Jens Kaasbøll    IS, people and work practices 1  Boddy et Al. "Managing Information Systems": Ch 8

Gasser (1986) The Integration of Computing and Routine Work ACM Trans Office Inf Syst 4(3)205-225

Slides: Use  

23.10.2007Jens Kaasbøll    Human resource development  Jens Kaasbøll (2002) Alternative to parrot training

Jens Kaasbøll (2002) Superusers: how to improve user support and information flow?

Slides: Human resource development 

30.10.2007Pål Sørgaard    Feedback on first compulsory assignment  Slides: Feedback on first assignment  
06.11.2007Jens Kaasbøll    IS and change  Boddy et Al. "Managing Information Systems": Ch 9

Slides: Managing Information Systems

Lyytinen, K. and Robey, D. (1999)Learning failure in information systems development Info Systems J 9(2) 85-101

If the direct link doesn't work, try UBO's link services and type 1999 9 2 85 in the upper row, press SwetsWise, then Full text

Slides: Learning failure 

13.11.2007Jens Kaasbøll    Analysis of change  Analysing cases. How to relate empirical findings to the literature

Slides: Cases  

27.11.2007Knut Rolland    IS and Strategy   Boddy et Al. "Managing Information Systems": Ch 3 and Ch 4

Ciborra, C. (1997)De Profundis? Deconstructing the concept of strategic alignment Scand J Inf Syst 9(1)  

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