ID304112 - Systems Administration


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Oral examination 100/100 E

Course content

- Information Systems in Organizations
- Infrastructure for Information Systems
- DevOps with CI/CD
- planning and documentation
- Configuration and Maintenance
- Support and Customer Care
- Change Management
- handling of incidents and disasters

Learning outcome

- know best practice and proven methodologies of systems administration
- have knowledge of the responsibilities of the system administrator and her team
- know the basic prinsiples of management of knowledge workers

- perform common system administrator tasks in a limited environment (lab)
- make plans for a smaller organization (case)
- evaluate and choose the right model for operation in relation to organization needs, economic limitations and the team's skills
- communicate orally and in writing in both Norwegian and English with peers within the area 

- understand information systems' strategic importance for business
- can communicate with the strategic management in an organization

Learning methods and activities

- Lectures, theoretical and practical exercises, cases, projects and field trips. Teaching in English or Norwegian depending on the student group. 
- Mandatory assignments delivered within given deadlines. To be amitted to the exam all the student's mandatory assignments must be approved.

Compulsory assignments

  • Obligatorisk arbeidskrav

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:
Engineering - Computer Science (004DA)

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2018

No.of lecture hours: 6
Lab hours: 6

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Computer and Information Science
  • Computer Systems
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of ICT and Natural Sciences



Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 100/100 E 2018-12-10
Room Building Number of candidates
B431 Hovedbygget 0
Spring UTS Oral examination 100/100 E
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.

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