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
Previously coded as:Nil
EFTSL value:0.125
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) - Progressive weekly online tests - 20% 

Assessment 2 (Group of 3) - Business Case Development (3000 words) - 30% 

Examination (2 hour, closed book) -  50%

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination

 

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