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Cursus: 192376000
192376000
Business Case Development for IT-projects
Cursus informatieRooster
Cursus192376000
Studiepunten (ECTS)5
CursustypeCursus
VoertaalEngels
Contactpersoondr. R. Effing
E-mailr.effing@utwente.nl
Docenten
Examinator
dr. R. Effing
Contactpersoon van de cursus
dr. R. Effing
Docent
ir. R.L.A. Harmelink
Collegejaar2021
Aanvangsblok
2B
AanmeldingsprocedureZelf aanmelden via OSIRIS Student
Inschrijven via OSIRISJa
Cursusdoelen
After this course the student will master both the essential theory and practice of Business Case Development and Business Case Management.
 
Inhoud
In this course the central topic is how to develop and use Business Cases to initiate, monitor and evaluate IT projects.

Worldwide IT spending has been continuously increasing is further accelerated by the data-driven and artificial intelligence trends. At the same time the success rate of IT intensive projects is varying and highly unpredictable. Business case development and business case management are seen as central in increasing the effectiveness of IT projects and its governance.

 
The theoretical part of business case development for IT Projects will review methods for business case development and key topics such as benefit modelling, performance measurement, portfolio management, cost estimation, risk analysis, financial scenario building, ethics and sensitivity analysis. Advanced topics include business case development for public sector projects and real options theory.
The theoretical part is linked to practice by guest lectures explaining how business cases are used as management and change tools.
Student teams develop a full business case in iterations for a real-world setting including collecting evidence, modeling and interviewing stakeholders. The business cases are presented during and at the end of the course.
 
Assessment
Exam consists of the team project (50%) and a written individual exam on the theory/practice (50%).
Voorkennis
Completed TCS or BIT bachelor.
Participating study
Master Business Information Technology
Verplicht materiaal
Canvas
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Aanbevolen materiaal
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Werkvormen
Hoorcollege
AanwezigheidsplichtJa

Opdracht

Zelfstudie geen begeleiding
AanwezigheidsplichtJa

Zelfstudie met begeleiding
AanwezigheidsplichtJa

Toetsen
Exam and (group) assignments

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