This course is discontinued

INF4270 – Information systems development in organizations

Schedule, syllabus and examination date

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Course content

Organizations, strategies, information systems and work, implementation in organizations, organizational change.

Learning outcome

This subject aims at providing understanding for analyzing real world information systems development processes in organizations. The course gives a foundation for thesis work in information systems.


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Recommended previous knowledge

INF1050 – Systems Development (continued)

Overlapping courses

6 credits INF-ISO-N and 8 credits IN364.


2 hours of lectures and 2 hours of tuition each week.


The exam consists of an individual essay and a possible oral or written exam. General information about the examination.

Examination support material

No examination support material is allowed.

Grading scale

Grades are awarded on a pass/fail scale. Read more about the grading system.

Resit an examination

This subject does not offer new examination in the beginning of the subsequent term for candidates who withdraw during an ordinary examination or fail an ordinary examination. For general information about new examination, see /studier/admin/eksamen/sykdom-utsatt/mn/index.html and /english/studies/admin/examinations/new-exam/index.html

Withdrawal from an examination

It is possible to take the exam up to 3 times. If you withdraw from the exam after the deadline or during the exam, this will be counted as an examination attempt.

The subject is regarded equal to IN364, INF5250 and INF3270 when practicing exam regulations.


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

Facts about this course






The course will not be taught autumn 2009

It is uncertain whether the course will be taught again.

Teaching language

Norwegian (English on request)