Organization and Management of Information Systems

The name of the Programme: Organization and Management of Information Systems

The title obtained by the graduate: diplomirani organizator informatik (VS), diplomirana organizatorka informatičarka (VS) (Higher Education Diploma)

Duration: The study takes 3 years (6 semesters).

The objective of the Programme: The essential aim of the Programme is to train the candidates for their career paths in the field of Information Science and, thus, provide them with the knowledge and skills required by the expert in the field of Information Systems. Such experts are oriented to the field of solutions’ integration, realised with the use of information technology and business processes, with the purpose to meet the information needs of the business and, thereby, ensure the efficient and effective achievement of the company’s set goals. An Information Systems Expert has a crucial role in the identification of needs and demands for an organizational information system and is active in its specification, design, and implementation. Moreover, such experts must have a good understanding of organizational principles and practices in order to act as a bridge between the technical and managerial departments in the organization and, therefore, enable them to work harmoniously. In addition to that, the Information Systems Experts are also included in the design of the technologically based communication systems and systems to support the collaboration in the organization.

Subject-specific competences

After completed studies, the graduate is capable of managing the business processes in an organization from the organizational-informational aspect with the purpose of improving the business aspect of organization and increasing its effectiveness and competitiveness. During the studies, the graduate obtains the following knowledge and skills:

A wide perspective on the management from the organizational, informational, economic, and project aspect,
Ability to analyse the business processes from the information aspect and the perception of the importance of the information system in ensuring an effective and efficient performance of the organization,
Ability to analyse the needs for information in the business system of the organization and in the organization’s environment,
Ability to design and implement the organization’s information system, considering modern trends of information technology development and cooperating with the users from practice,
Knowledge of methods and techniques for a professional training of users for the needs of development, use and maintenance of the organization’s information system,
Qualification for understanding the role and importance of comprehensive programme solutions that contribute towards the improvement of an organization’s performance and understanding of the operation of individual components (modules) of such solution,
Ability to implement an individual component of a comprehensive programme solution into practice, while considering the comprehensive solutions and the problematic of connection with similar solutions by business partners,
Capability to develop the prototype solutions given the problem, defined together with the client – ability to present the idea of solution to the client and propose the conditions and limitations of its implementation.

Profile of a graduate

A graduate shall have the capabilities of organization and implementation of the computerisation for the support of business processes in the organization.

  • Curriculum

    Course unit Lecturer ECTS

    Contact hours

    Mathematics A. Žnidaršič 7 105
    Business English A. Tratnik 5 60
    Basics Of Economics   6 75
    Business Law A. Igličar 6 75
    Computer Science And Informatics R. Leskovar 6 90
    Basics Of Organization And Management J. Kovač 8 75
    Human Resource Management M. Bernik 7 75
    Management Of Technological Systems M. Senegačnik 8 75
    Statistics A. Brezavšček 7 90


    Course unit Lecturer ECTS Contact hours
    Information System Security B. Šmitek, G. Lenart 8 75
    Operational Research And Stochastic Processes A. Brezavšček, D. Kofjač 7 75
    Systems Analysis Methods And Techinques R. Leskovar 7 75
    Computer System Architecture And Communications D. Kofjač 6 75
    Business Information System G. Lenart 6 75
    Software Development Methods And Techniques B. Werber 6 75
    Database  Management U. Rajkovič 6 75
    Elective subject 1   8 75
    Elective subject 2   6 75

    Second Year - Elective subjects (student selects one of the following elective subjects with 8 ECTS    and    one of the following elective subjects with 6 ECTS):

    Subject Lecturer ECTS Contact hours
    Web Programming  B. Werber 8 75
    Java Programming Language D. Kofjač, A. Škraba 8 75
    Quality Engineering D. Maletič 6 75
    Management Accounting   6 75


    Course unit Lecturer ECTS Contact hours
    Optimization And System Simulation A. Škraba 6 75
    E-Business G. Lenart 6 75
    Decision Support Systems U. Rajkovič 6 75
    Multimedia Systems B. Šmitek 6 75
    Elective subject 1   6 75
    Professional Skils G. Vukovič 20 10
    Diploma Thesis M. Bernik, A. Žnidaršič 10 10

    Third Year - Elective subjects (student selects one of the following elective subjects):

    Subject Lecturer ECTS Contact hours
    Entrepreneurship And Business Plan M. Letonja 6 75
    Human Resources Information Systems G. Lenart 6 75
    Engineering Of Environmental Protection M. Senegačnik 6 75