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Area/Catalogue
INFS 3065

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
100919

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To develop an understanding of the role of strategic management of IT, particularly in relation to evaluating emerging technology and trends and adopting a critical approach to strategic decisions.

Course content

An introduction to Information Technology strategy and management considerations including: governance models for organisational Information Systems, processes of strategy formulation and implementation, current issues in Information Technology management, quality assurance, modern management and planning strategies, equity and ethical issues relating to or resulting from Information Technology.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
INFS 1021 Systems Analysis

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Seminar 2 hours x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Seminar 2 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Online (Online materials and monitored discussion boards and other on-line interactions) N/A x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Case study 1000 words 30% N/A
Case study 2000 words 30% N/A
Examination 2 hours 40% N/A
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Case study 1000 words 30% N/A
Case study 2000 words 30% N/A
Examination 2 hours 40% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Case study 1000 words 30% N/A
Case study 2000 words 30% N/A
Examination 2 hours 40% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Information Technology and Mathematical
School of Information Technology and Mathematical
Mr Baber Bhatti
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School of Information Technology and Mathematical

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