DIGITAL BUSINESS

BUS3DIG

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this online subject you will develop and enhance your online research and communication skills. In so doing you will explore the business models of digital disruptors such as eBay, Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon, who are using digital business models to disrupt established businesses in telecommunications, transportation, advertising, e-commerce, automotive, insurance, education and many other industries. You will also explore how established businesses are responding with new business models of their own to meet challenges posed by the expanding digital economy. Through this subject you will develop the skills required to design innovative solutions using digital technologies, to enhance the ability of businesses and community organisations to achieve strategic goals.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesOnline research, analysis, teamwork exercises, communications exercises, establishment and maintenance of a LinkedIn profile, reflection on career ready resources

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Completion of at least 180 credit points of La Trobe Bachelor degree

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Evaluate different types of business problems given the impact of digital change.
02. Apply systems thinking principles to understand and analyse complex business problems both defined and impacted by digital.
03. Engage and communicate effectively in diverse virtual (digital teams to complete complex tasks.
04. Assess and design your personal online brand

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Mildura, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

On-Line, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Shepparton, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Sydney, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Albury-Wodonga, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Mildura, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

On-Line, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Shepparton, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

Sydney, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

On-Line, 2021, Study period 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4

On-Line, 2021, Study period 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Rayne

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 46 - 0
One 3.00 h scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Forum submission Submission is initially via online forum available on LMS and then final 6 submissions via Turnitin 150-250 words per submission .

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1

Group digital presentation and reflective report Video presentation (10 minutes) plus written reflective report (1000 words) - 10% each

N/AOtherGroupNo20 SILO3

Individual 2,000-word written Business Analysis Report

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Personal branding reflection report Part A: Reflection on your personal online brand at start of BUS3DIG subject Part B: Reflection on your personal online brand at end of BUS3DIG subject, plus a detailed action plan (1000 words total - 2 x 500 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo20 SILO4