BMRR4010 - Corporate Governance, Business Processes and ICT


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours C

Course content

The course provides knowledge of corporate governance, enterprise risk management and internal control. Students will acquire knowledge needed to understand risk and control mechanisms regarding digitized business processes, transactions, and accounting information systems. This includes introduction to communication technology, information security and database technology.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: The students shall have knowledge about: - corporate governance and organization - The role of auditors and other actors in corporate governance, risk management and internal control - Framework and regulations for enterprise risk management, operational risk, internal control and ICT security - Communication technology, Information security and database technology - Systems for processing, storing and documenting accounting information and other business information - The role of ICT in digital economics and business models.

Skills: The student should be able to: - Identify and describe organizations, business processes, systems and routines, risks and controls - communicate with managers and specialists about the results of own work, including discussing the need for changes and improvements and express this through recommendations and presentations

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and participation in group discussions. 2 compulsory submissions.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory group project with up to 3 participants
  • Mandatory group project with up to 3 participants

Further on evaluation

Compulsory assignments must be approved to qualify for the written exam. See more information in Norwegian. The exam will be in Norwegian.

Supporting material allowed on exams: Approved calculator regarding NTNUs support material code B-D "specific basic calculator". Other calculators that are allowed in the course are: Casio FC-100V and Texas Instruments - BAII Plus.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Accounting and Auditing (MRR)

Course materials


More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Economics and Administration
  • Management Accounting and Control
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
NTNU Business School



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 C INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 C INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

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