The focus of the module is the individual and organisational changes and consequences to which an information architecture may give rise, and to use this knowledge to develop strategies for information management and digital communication.
In the module the students will acquire knowledge of:
Information management and digital communication strategies and their individual and organisational consequences
Ethical considerations regarding the use of Information Architecture and Persuasive Design in organisations
In the module the students will acquire skills in:
Developing information architecture supporting organisational information management and digital communication strategies
Reflecting on ethical problems related to the use of information architecture elements and persuasive design principles
In the module the students will acquire competences in:
Coordinating and co-operating in design processes using knowledge about information management and communication strategies
communicating with both specialists and users on professional problems in relation to strategic information architectures and persuasive designs
communicating design strategies
to plan and manage the design of culture-sensitive and multi-medial information architectures in a way which demonstrates the ability to achieve insight into other cultures and perceptions
|Name of exam||Information Architecture in Organisations|
|Type of exam|
Written examThe student develops an information strategy in a certain context and prepares an essay of not more than 30 pages that presents, theoretically examines and critically discusses the proposed strategy.
Literature foundation: 1000 standard pages supervisor approved, self-selected literature related to the project.
All written and all electronic aids
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||External examination|
|Criteria of assessment||In the evaluation of the examination performance, the grade 12
will only be awarded to students who give an excellent performance
and demonstrate that they have fulfilled the above objectives
exhaustively or with only a few insignificant omissions.
|Danish title||Information Arkitektur i Organisationer|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Communication and Digital Media|
|Faculty||The Faculty of Humanities|
|School||School of Music, Music Therapy, Psychology, Art, Communication and Technology|