This online unit focuses on the information needs of organisations, groups and individuals, and the ways in which ICT-based systems support them. The unit provides both a theoretical and a practical understanding of methods for evaluating the structure, policies, operations and technical capacities of organisations within their social and legal context. Students will gain an introduction to the role, knowledge and skills required of a business analyst. This unit focuses on both the specific tools and methods used by a business analyst, as well as the soft skills of creativity and communication which are critical to successful business and requirements analysis. By the end of the unit, students will understand what is involved in business analysis planning and monitoring, specifically: how to elicit and communicate organisational requirements and how to analyse and assess these requirements to enable effective business solutions.
|Unit name||ICT Solutions Analysis for Business|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Technology, Environments and Design
|Discipline||Information & Communication Technology|
Dr Matthew Springer
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $1,190.00||2020: $2,402.00||029999|
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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
- 25 Credit Points in any Introductory level units
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
Online modules equivalent to 3hrs per week on average, Face to Face Tutorials: 2 hours per week (weeks 2- 12)
50% 2 hour exam, 50% in-semester (1 assignment worth 20%, weekly quizzes (weeks 2-13, worth 10%), weekly workshops (weeks 2-13, worth 20%)).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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