Courses & Units
ICT Solutions Analysis for Business KIT204
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, building on the technology learning acquired in earlier units, 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|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Information and Communication Technology
|Discipline||Information & Communication Technology|
|Coordinator||Doctor Matthew Springer|
|Available as an elective?||Yes|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Identify and manage stakeholder requirements using a range of processes, methodologies, tools, research skills and techniques
- Prepare business cases for ICT projects that ethically satisfy organisational needs by using best practices in business analysis
- Evaluate suggested solutions to ensure that a project is selected for initiation
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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Weekly online modules, weeks 1-13.
Face to face workshops: 2 hours each in weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12. This unit will offer joint on-campus/online workshops
|Assessment||Practice Quizzes|Module Quizzes (10%)|Practical Tutorial Tasks (20%)|Identification and Analysis of an ICT Project (35%)|Solution Evaluation (35%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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