Innledning

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) integrates internal and external management information across an entire organization, embracing finance/accounting, manufacturing, sales and service, etc. Students will gain advanced knowledge of key theories and concepts of ERP systems and supply chains. They will acquire specialised problem-solving skills, being able to analyse and configure an ERP system. They shall take responsibility to conduct an assessment and implementation of an ERP system and evaluate the business value.

Læringsutbytte

Knowledge

The student...

  • knows the most important concepts of modern ERP systems and supply chain.
  • understands challenges of implementing ERP systems.

Skills

The student...

  • can analyse the organizational and technological challenges connected to the implementation of ERP systems and supply chain.
  • can analyse the possibilities for using ERP systems in a given organisation and evaluate the suitability for a given solution in the organisation.

General Competence

The student...

  • can plan an implementation of ERP solution in a given organisation.
  • can configure software and advice the organisation during the implementation project.
  • can assess the business value from the implementation of an ERP solution in a given organisation.

Emnet inngår i

Master of Information Systems in Digital Business Systems

Læringsaktiviteter

Block mode. Lectures, exercises and presentations/discussions in class.

Anbefalt tidsbruk

Lectures and student guidance: 36 hours

Self-study: 76 hours

Preparation for presentation/discussion in class: 10 hours

Exercise: 28 hours

Assessment 20 hours

Total: 200 hours

Arbeidsverktøy

ERP software.

Eksamen

Exam type: Individual written home examination (essay hand in)*

Duration: 3 weeks

Grading scale: Norwegian grading system using the graded scale A - F where A is the best grade, E is the lowest pass grade and F is fail 

Weighting: 75 % of the overall grade 

Support materials: All support materials are allowed   

 

Exam type: Individual home examination (technical part hand in)*

Duration: 3 weeks

Grading scale: Norwegian grading system using the graded scale A - F where A is the best grade, E is the lowest pass grade and F is fail 

Weighting: 25 % of the overall grade 

Support materials: All support materials are allowed

Kontinuasjon

*Resit examination: Individual written home examination with a new assignment and a duration of 2 weeks.

Læremidler

In addition to literature and other teaching material, scheduled teaching and other scheduled learning activities are always part of the syllabus.