Fundamentals of Information Systems, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2022/2023

  • Spring 2023, 50%, Campus

    Start date: 16 January 2023

    End date: 22 March 2023

    Application deadline: 17 October 2022

    Application code: UU-76023 Application

    Language of instruction: Swedish

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Final school grades (60%) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (40%)

    Registration: Please contact the department.

Entry requirements: General entry requirements

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 13,750

Tuition fee, total: SEK 13,750

About the course

The course introduces you to information systems and related concepts, such as data, information and knowledge. Further, principles and methods for implementing information systems in organisational and social contexts, in which the perspectives of different types of stakeholders are central, are presented. Finally, the digitalisation of the environment, and problems that have arisen due to this development, are addressed. Examples discussed include online shopping and social media.

More information

Contact

Department of Informatics and Media

Ekonomikum (plan 3) Kyrkogårdsgatan 10

Box 513, 751 20 UPPSALA

Telephone: 018-471 1011 018-471 1010

Email: info@im.uu.se

Study counsellor

Email: studievagledare@im.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 10 70