Candidates will take responsibility for solving complex tasks and conducting a research project at a high standard in an organisation. This includes the ability to choose the appropriate research approach, to choose or develop a solution, to handle relationships ethically and professionally, and to evaluate and communicate the results in a systematic way.
Candidates will be able to describe and discuss key theories on how business systems support value creation in organisations, and to understand the role of information technology in business innovations. Candidates will, in addition to acquiring strong skills in applying research methods and techniques, learn practical skills in:
• Analysing complex IS problems
• Configure and implement key business systems
• Evaluating business systems solutions
• Designing or recommending digital business solutions
A successful solution requires competence both in technology and in business. With a Master´s degree in Digital Business Systems you can work in many roles such as:
• CIOs (IT Managers)
• Project Managers
• Business Analysts
• System Developers
• IT Security Experts
The first year provides the students with knowledge and skills in IS research, project management, IT governance, emerging technologies, innovation, IT security, IT strategy and architecture and innovation networks.
This year has a stronger focus on competence, aiming at synthesising knowledge and skills into the ability to conduct projects. The shared courses of the second year prepare the student for the Dissertation. During the Dissertation the student will be able to draw on and integrate all these resources. During the third semester an internship in industry is recommended.