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TJ095051 TJJ5 E-Government as a research field 8 ECTS
Organised by
Information Systems Science
Person in charge
Eija Koskivaara

Learning outcomes

The course provides an understanding how government utilized IT, ICT and other telecommunication technologies, to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness in the public sector. The learning objectives of the course are to provide the students the understanding about the e-government environment and digital interaction between different partners. There are several partners in digital interaction such as government and citizens (G2C), government and businesses/commerce (G2B), and government agencies (G2G), government-to-religious movements/church (G2R), government-to-households (G2H). This digital interaction consists of governance, information and communication technology (ICT), business process re-engineering (BPR), and e-citizen at all levels of government (city, state/province, national, and international).


The course consist of four different modules 2 ECTS each, which are graded separately:
e-G-a: written essay: defining the e-government framework and preselected focus
e-G-b: exam (book + articles)
e-G-c: presenting of e-Government related paper in an international conference and learning diary / conference report e-G-d: attending, presenting, acting as an opponent and reviewing e-Government working papers in a seminar.

Teaching methods

No lectures.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
  • In English
Written exam
  • In English

Written essay TJ095052 TJJ5 E-Government as a research field, essay, 2 cr.
Written exam TJ095053 TJJ5 E-Government as a research field, literature, 2 cr.
Conference presentation TJ095054 TJJ5 E-Government as a research field, conference presentation, 2 cr.
Seminar and reviewing activities TJ095055 TJJ5 E-Government as a research field, seminar and review activities, 2 cr.


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

FRANSMAN, MARTIN, The New ICT Ecosystem, Implications for Policy and Regulation. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

A collection of articles.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Doctoral courses in Information Systems Science (Information Systems Science)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Management and Organisation
Information Systems Science
Information Systems Science
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