COURSE SYLLABUS

Integration project, business administration, logistics & quality management 15 Credits

Integrationsprojekt, företagsekonomi, logistik & kvalitet
First cycle, G0008N
Version
Course syllabus valid: Spring 2019 Sp 3 - Present
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Syllabus established
by 22 May 2010

Last revised
by Director of Undergraduate Studies Daniel Örtqvist, Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences 15 Feb 2018

Education level
First cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Subject
Industrial Business and Management
Subject group (SCB)
Industrial Engineering and Management

Entry requirements

In order to meet the general entry requirements for first cycle studies you must have successfully completed upper secondary education and documented skills in English language and at least 60 credits approved courses in business administration, quality management, industrial organization, and industrial logistics: R0005N Principles of project- and industrial business management, M0004N Principles of Marketing, M0007N International Business Environment, R0001N Management control, T0002N Logistics 1, K0001N Quality Management, Introduction course, O0019N Management of technology and T0008N Operations Management or equivalent.


More information about English language requirements


Selection

The selection is based on 1-165 credits.



Course Aim
The goal of the course is for the student to develop their ability to apply a holistic view on the present and future situation of a business organization.
After passing the course the student shall be able to:
- with support from relevant theory, problematize a business administrative problem applying a holistic view on a business organization
- analyse the need for internal and external information nessecary in order to develop proposals for problem solving
- carry out analysis on and present consequences of developed proposals for problem solving
- design, organise and control a development process aiming at solving business administrative problems
- perform oral and written reports on analysis and proposals to problem solving, with a holistic view on a business organisation

Contents
In a project team, students will work, in an integrative way and with a holistic view on a business organization, apply knowledge and abilities developed in previous courses (see prerequisites) in business administration, quality management and logistics.

Realization
Lectures/lessons, seminars, supervision, team assignments, and case studies. The course contains project work in contact with business sector and guest lectures from the business sector.

Examination
Written reports is used to demonstrate students abilities; in problematizing applying relevant theories, analyzing the need for internal and external information, carrying out analysis on and present consequences of developed proposals. Via written tests students must demonstrate their ability to explain concepts and use of tools for design, organise and control of a development process aiming at solving business administrative problems. The student’s ability of designing, organising and controlling a development process aiming at solving business administrative problems is examined by weekly project reports and individual log books. The seminars examine the ability to orally present analyses and proposed problem solutions and further the ability to review and reflect on others analyses, problem solutions and predicted consequences.

Remarks
Students must register for the courses themselves, or contact ETS educational administration eduets@ltu.se, not later than three days after the quarter commences. Failure to do so can result in the place being lost. This rule also applies to students with a guaranteed place.

Transition terms
Due to similar content, the course cannot be included in a degree together with the courses E0003N, E0007N, G0004N, IEO328, O0008N or other courses with similar content.

Examiner
Fredrik Backlund

Transition terms
The course G0008N is equal to G0004N

Literature. Valid from Spring 2016 Sp 4 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Bo Tonnquist, Projektledning 5:e upplagan, Sanoma Utbildning, ISBN: 52326473
Otherwise the literature vary depending on the character and focus of the project. Course literature will be selected by supervisor, examiner and students.

Course offered by
Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences

Items/credits
NumberTypeCreditsGrade
0001Compulsory tests and assignments15.0TG G U 3 4 5

Study guidance
Study guidance for the course is to be found in our learning platform Canvas before the course starts. Students applying for single subject courses get more information in the Welcome letter. You will find the learning platform via My LTU.