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MIS712 - eBusiness Strategies

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:


EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

M Warren

Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour class per week
Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin


This unit examines the important themes and contemporary issues in eBusiness strategies. It aims to help students develop practical skills in formulating, implementing and evaluating eBusiness strategies, as well as conducting critical analysis of eBusiness models. The unit places special emphasis on understanding how organisations generate, derive and share business value from eBusiness in a real life business context. In examining contemporary issues in eBusiness, the unit explores how modern organisations are leveraging social networking, blogs, virtual worlds, mobile computing and various Web 2.0 applications for next generation eBusiness.


Assignment (Contribution to Online Discussion/Seminar Activities) 10%, Written Assignment 3500-4000 words 40%, Examination 2 hours 50%, Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

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