Management of Information Systems
Students will explore issues essential to managing an information systems function successfully within an organisation.
- Learning Outcomes
- 1. Analyse and critique the information systems function in organisations
2. Evaluate policies for managing the information systems function
3. Critically analyse emerging technologies and evaluate their potential impact on the
information systems function in organisations
- - The information systems function and the role of management
- The role of information systems in the corporate strategic plan
- Policies for managing the information system functions in organisations
- Business case development, cost allocation, direction setting, reporting and governance
- Managing change, compliance, personnel, performance, relationships, risk, service quality
- Impact of emerging technologies on the information systems function
- Teaching and Learning Strategy
- Teaching and learning methods will involve theoretical and practical classes which may include but are not limited to lectures, class discussions, tutorials, case studies, group activities, face-to-face and online activities.
- Assessment Criteria
- In order to receive a passing grade, students must achieve a minimum 40% average over all supervised tests and achieve 50% overall for the module.
- Learning and Teaching Resource
- Wintec Learning Management Systems, Computer Laboratory
An extended reference list will be supplied by the tutor at commencement of the module which will be updated as required