4391 IT Strategy
Mag. Christian Kudler, Dr. Lore Neumann
Contact details
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  • Weekly hours
  • Language of instruction
02/06/19 to 02/26/19
Registration via LPIS
Notes to the course
This class is only offered in summer semesters.
Subject(s) Master Programs
Day Date Time Room
Friday 03/01/19 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM TC.2.03
Friday 03/15/19 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM TC.2.03
Friday 03/29/19 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM TC.2.03
Friday 04/12/19 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM TC.2.03
Friday 05/10/19 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM TC.2.03
Friday 05/17/19 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM TC.2.03
Friday 05/24/19 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM TC.2.02




This class discusses various aspects of an IT strategy, starting with the value IT brings to the business and the alignment between business and IT. We will then look in depth at the functional, organizational and behavioral components of an IT strategy, so that students are able to participate and drive IT strategy development in a business environment.

Learning outcomes

At the end of this course you should …

  • Know the major components of an IT strategy and understand the process of developing it
  • Understand how to align the IT strategy to the business strategy
  • Be able to explain the value of IT to the business
  • Know how to formulate and implement an IT strategy

Attendance requirements

According to the examination regulation full attendance is intended for a PI.

Teaching/learning method(s)

The class uses various formats. Typically the class starts with student presentations, followed by a short deep dive into the subject by the lecturers. The rest of the class is available for in depth discussions. In some classes we plan to bring in guest speakers to add practical insight.


20% - Written group assignments

20% - Presentation of group assignments

20% - Contribution to classroom discussions

40% - Final test



Availability of lecturer(s)

Please coordinate preferably via email. Lecturers are priimarily available before and after class or per individually scheduled meetings
Last edited: 2018-11-29