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Information systems and information technology (IS/IT) represent a key source of competitive advantage for firms in digital economy. Today IS/IT no longer is simply used to support the business, but rather radically transform the very basis for competition. An understanding of existing and emerging information technologies, the functions of IS/IT and its impact on the organizational operations, and the issues and challenges associated with successfully incorporating IS/IT into a firm is a critical aspect of the knowledge base of manager.

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Information Systems in Modern Organizations

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Number of hours:

60 [(L+E+S) = 40 + 0 + 20 ]

L= lectures; S= seminars; E= exercises;


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R. Kelly Rainer, Casey G. Cegielski (2012.): Introduction to Information Systems: Enabling and Transforming Business, 4th Edition, Wiley

Supplementary literature

1. Sadagopan, S.: Management Information Systems, PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
2. Jay Liebowitz, Mehdi Khosrowpour: Cases on Information Technology Management in Modern Organizations, IDEA Group Publishing
3. Jakobs, Kai: Modern Trends Surrounding Information Technology Standards and Standardization within Organizations, IGI Global