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MIS250 - Business Applications for Managers

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Enrolment modes:

(B-INTENS, ONL-INTENS)

Credit point(s):1
Offerings:

Trimester 3

Previously coded as:Nil
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

D Mather

Prerequisite:

Completion of at lease 8 credit points in any discipline

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 90 minute lecture, 1 x 1 hour tutorial per week

 

Online Intensive offering:*
Unit is taught intensively in blocks during trimester 3.  Students enrolled in this mode must actively participate in CloudDeakin across the dates specified below:

 

  • 22 January 2014
  • 24 January 2014
  • 29 January 2014
  • 31 January 2014
  • 7 February 2014

(All day classes)


Burwood Intensive offering:*
Unit is taught face to face intensively in blocks during trimester 3.  Classes are not held every week, but attendance is required across the dates specified below

 

  • 22 January 2014
  • 24 January 2014
  • 29 January 2014
  • 31 January 2014
  • 7 February 2014

(All day classes)

 

Note: As this unit is offered in Online Intensive mode, it may impact on some international students' enrolment.  It is the student's responsibility to monitor their enrolment.

Note:

* Students will be expected to complete some pre-reading in preparation for the unit (made available via CloudDeakin upon commencement of Trimester).

 

Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

Computers have changed the world and are a critical part of the business environment. This has driven the need for digitally literate professionals who:

 

1) understand how businesses are enabled through digital systems

2) can effectively use various business applications and services to deliver outcomes for decision makers.

 

This unit will provide students with that clear understanding as well as the skills necessary to have a successful career within the digital economy.

The skills learnt are applicable across business disciplines.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (individual) - Business analysis and report - 20%, Assessment 2 (groups of 3-4) - Business recommendation and presentation - 40%, Assessment 3 (individual) - Self-reflection analysis - 25%, Assessment 4 - Microsoft IT Academy selected - 15 %

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1045$1045$2717$2818

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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