IT Governance

Course Code :2002TEWMHB
Study domain:Computer Science
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:60
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Steven De Haes

3. Course contents *

The course provides a complete and comprehensive overview of what IT governance entails and how it can be applied in practice. The course is organised around the following issues: concepts and practices of IT governance, the impact of IT govenance on business/IT alignment, the IT balanced scorecard, COBIT as framework for IT governance, etc.
The course is based on the teacher's knowledge obtained in applied research projects on the relatinship between IT governance practices and business value. To support the student in understanding and absorbing the material provided, the course uses short assignments and case studies.