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Unit details

MIS250 - Business Applications for Managers

Enrolment modes:

Not offered in 2014

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:Nil
Unit chair:

D Mather

Prerequisite:

Completion of at least 8 credit points in any discipline

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 90 minute class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Note:

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

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

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

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