Course Catalog 2014-2015

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Course Catalog 2014-2015

TLO-11016 Management Information Systems, 4 cr

Person responsible

Pasi Virtanen, Aki Alanne


Study type P1 P2 P3 P4 Summer Implementations Lecture times and places


 2 h/week
 8 h/per
+2 h/week

TLO-11016 2014-01 Monday 10 - 12 , TB109
Monday 10 - 12 , TB214
Friday 10 - 12 , TB214


The weekly lectures, assignments, and an exam. Please sign in to Moodle when accessible.
Completion parts must belong to the same implementation

Learning Outcomes

After the course students have an overview to management information systems and the students understand and know how the systems are used in organisations. At the end, the students understand the role of different information systems in organisational settings and how they support and add value to different activities there. Having completed the course students are able to take a stand on how the data admin shoud and could be arranged in a company. Please check Moodle for more information.


Content Core content Complementary knowledge Specialist knowledge
1. Background of information systems; Management Information Systems; Relationship to organizations and their objectives; Management of different components of information systems; Support for organizational activities   The use of various IS's and their application to organizations (e.g. CRM, HR, BI)   
2. The classification and categorization of enterprise systems     
3. The acquisition of information systems (purchase and development)  The needs and objectives behind acquisition initiatives   


Course Mandatory/Advisable Description
TLO-11000 Tietojohtamisen perusteet Mandatory   1
TLO-11006 Basics of Information and Knowledge Management Mandatory   1

1 . Either of the two is prerequisite for this course.

Prerequisite relations (Requires logging in to POP)

Correspondence of content

Course Corresponds course  Description 
TLO-11016 Management Information Systems, 4 cr TITA-5107 Management information systems, 4 cr  
TLO-11016 Management Information Systems, 4 cr TITA-1200 Basics of Information and Knowledge Management 2, 4 cr  

More precise information per implementation

Implementation Description Methods of instruction Implementation
TLO-11016 2014-01 There will be lectures and assignment/practice sessions. Please register to Moodle to attend and to enrol onto the course when accessible.   Lectures
Contact teaching: 0 %
Distance learning: 0 %
Self-directed learning: 0 %  

Last modified11.03.2014