MIS782 - Value of Information

Year:

2018 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:

Lubna Sultana Alam

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class per week

Cloud(online): 1 x 2 hour class (livestreamed with recordings provided) per week

Note:

Online teaching methods require internet access.

This unit uses the FutureLearn online learning platform. Learn more about studying through FutureLearn.

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 written case study (1500 words) 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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