This course is discontinued

INF5250 – Information systems development in organizations

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Course content

Information systems development models, user participation and implementation, evaluation of development processes, organization theory.

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

Bachelor degree in computer science, information systems or similar.

Overlapping courses

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


2 + 2 hours teaching per week. A mandatory assignment is required.


The exam consists of an individual essay and a possible oral or written exam. Pass/not pass.

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


The subject is regarded equal to IN364 when practicing exam regulations. Note that the first lecture is compulsory.

Course Auditor: Tor J. Larsen

Facts about this course




Every autumn


Every autumn

Teaching language

Norwegian (English on request)