umu.sePublications
Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Chefskap, administration och IT - Hur går det ihop?: En kvalitativ studie av hur enhetschefer inom kommunal verksamhet upplever IT-system
Umeå University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Informatics.
Umeå University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Informatics.
2015 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

The increasing administration in IT-systems is the target of much debate today. It is viewed as taking time from what is considered to be managers’ real tasks as well as resulting in an ineffective and stressful work environment. This view of IT-systems as problematic and time consuming can also been found among unit managers in a municipality in the north of Sweden. To be able to understand why IT-systems are perceived in this way this study’s aim has been to find what leads to this view. The results we have found is that what is usually considered a problem which presents the use of IT-systems as a given solution to why administration is problematic, is a complex problem with many involved factors. Some of these factors are presented in this study and we find that there is a need for further studies in each of these to fully understand the situation. We argue that to only see IT-systems as the problem is to reduce a very difficult and multifaceted situation into something that only scratches the surface of the problem.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2015. , 29 p.
Series
Informatik Student Paper Bachelor (INFSPB), 2015.30
Keyword [sv]
Chefskap, offentlig sektor, administration, IT-system
National Category
Information Systems, Social aspects
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-105154OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-105154DiVA: diva2:823733
External cooperation
En kommun som är anonym i uppsatsen
Educational program
Programme in Behavioural Analysis of IT-Environments
Supervisors
Examiners
Available from: 2015-06-22 Created: 2015-06-18 Last updated: 2016-03-02Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

GustafssonMäki(774 kB)74 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 774 kBChecksum SHA-512
4c85c6dc1ddaff6b1a0b4637d0366232efd7f5743687842840014f07b83cbebb201b640c90421fde819c2d3574b74a7b10a8809801894b15d8e9f9667f092035
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Mäki, SaraGustafsson, Madeleine
By organisation
Department of Informatics
Information Systems, Social aspects

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 74 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 208 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf