MIS782 - Value of Information

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:Nil
Unit chair:

H Tscherning

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

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

Note:

Online teaching methods require internet access.

Content

The unit introduces students to how ICT investments including business analytics generate business value. This requires positioning information as a business asset and understanding ICTs contribution to gaining competitive advantage of the firm.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (Individual) - Report based on a written case study (1500 words) - 25%

Assessment 2 (Group of 4) - Business Case Development (3500 words) - 45%

Assessment 3 (Individual) - Essay based on contemporary issues in information systems (2500 words) - 30%

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