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Information Systems Management PG (7109.5)

Level: Postgraduate Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 2
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Discipline: Academic Program Area - Technology

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Syllabus

This unit addresses the management issues arising with the organisational use of information systems and their associated technology. Some of the key topics include: strategic information systems planning, managing the applications portfolio, IT governance and the role of the CIO, IT service management, sourcing of systems activities, and financial management for IS services.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

1. Analyse and interpret management processes associated with the organisational use of information systems;

2. Apply a conceptual framework for exploring systems management issues in organisations; and

3. Critique and explain IS management issues in light of current research.

Assessment Items

Contact Hours

Up to thirty nine hours per semester.

Prerequisites

Completion of 9 credit points at graduate level.

Corequisites

None.

Assumed Knowledge

Systems Project and Quality Management G or equivalent.

Incompatible Units

None.

Equivalent Units

None.


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