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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject introduces a managerial approach to information systems and applications. The strategic use of computer systems and computer resources, and the use of information systems to enhance organisational effectiveness, are also examined. Students study computer-based information systems and identity how these systems may create a competitive advantage. The understanding of better products, enhancing existing services using technology and creating new business opportunities through the use of technology, is also developed.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorBret Slade

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

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Special conditions The Department of Management has an expectation of 80% attendance in all lectures. The University reserves the right to offer this subject in other modes including seminars, lectures, and block mode or modes using electronic technologies. When offered in different modes, assessment schemes may also be varied.

Learning resources


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsStrategic Planning for Information SystemsPrescribedWard and PeppardJOHN WILEY AND SONS LTD, 2002

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