This unit of study critiques the role of information systems in underpinning an organisation’s corporate strategy. The strategic application of various information systems are examined, including Enterprise systems and Business Intelligence. The potential impact of new technologies (mobile, social media and cloud computing) and Business Intelligence on corporate strategy are examined and evaluated. Student will develop a research project calling upon theory and practice of the core units.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
The required readings will be a compilation of journal articles and industry reports. A current reading list will be provided at the commencement of the unit. Students are expected to be aware of current trends in the academic literature.
This unit is not compulsory for any specific course. Depending on the course you study, this unit may be taken as an elective.