Information Systems B: Business and IT Development I

7.5 credits

Syllabus, Bachelor's level, 2IS061

A revised version of the syllabus is available.
Education cycle
First cycle
Main field(s) of study and in-depth level
Information Systems G1F
Grading system
Fail (U), Pass (G), Pass with distinction (VG)
Finalised by
The Department Board, 26 October 2017
Responsible department
Department of Informatics and Media

Entry requirements

15 credits in information systems or equivalent

Learning outcomes

In terms of knowledge and understanding, after completed course the student should be able to:

- describe what an enterprise model is and what it can be used for

- explain the relationship between enterprise models and requirements specifications for information systems

- describe an enterprise modelling notation

- describe what a process for business process modelling is

- explain what management of enterprise modelling is

In terms of skills and abilities, after completed course the student should be able to:

- construct an enterprise model for a given activity system and interpret such models

- derive requirements for an information system based upon such models

- plan and manage enterprise modelling

- document enterprise models Inst för informatik och media Informationssystem

In terms of evaluation and analysis, after completed course the student should be able to:

- critically evaluate the quality of existing enterprise models

- critically evaluate suggested processes for enterprise modelling

- critically evaluate given enterprise modelling notations


The course focuses on enterprise modelling in support of formulating requirements specifications for information systems. The course introduces enterprise modelling, notation for enterprise modelling, as well as planning and management of enterprise modelling projects. The course includes both theoretical foundations and pratical excercises intended to develop the student’s capability to formulate and interpret enterprise models.


Lectures, seminars, supervision, and project work.


Examination will be carried out using individual and group assignments.