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    Current MSIS students' views on program outcomes

    Topi, Heikki and Karsten, Helena and Brown, Sue A. and Carvalho, Joao Alvaro and Donnellan, Brian and Shen, Jun and Tan, Bernard C.Y. and Thouin, Mark F. (2015) Current MSIS students' views on program outcomes. In: Proceedings of the AIS SIG-ED IAIM 2015 Conference. AIS eLibrary.

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    This paper reports the results of a pilot survey sent to current specialized master’s students in Information Systems at several universities around the world. The survey was developed to support the MSIS revision process, but the results will also provide insights on the perceptions of current IS master’s students regarding their current degree program. The results suggest that the respondents valued individual foundational skills and high-level business competences more than technical or lower-level managerial competences. The study utilized competence specifications from the European e-CF 3.0 model, which was useful and performed well as a competence framework.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Additional Information: Cite as: Topi, Heikki; Karsten, Helena; Brown, Susan A.; Carvalho, João Alvaro; Donnellan, Brian; Shen, Jun; Tan, Bernard C.Y.; and Thouin, Mark F., "Current MSIS Students’ Views on Program Outcomes" (2015). 2015 Proceedings. 9.
    Keywords: MSIS; model curriculum; IS education; IS competences;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Research Institutes > Innovation Value Institute, IVI
    Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Business
    Item ID: 10897
    Depositing User: Prof. Brian Donnellan
    Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2019 15:50
    Publisher: AIS eLibrary
    Refereed: Yes
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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