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Swinburne University of Technology
This online unit in Information Systems Fundamentals offered through OUA and Swinburne University has a major focus on the ‘fit’ between technology, information systems, culture and social change in a global context.
It is relevant not only for IS majors, but to students from fields of study such as management, business and social science.
At the completion of this unit students will be able to identify the framework and boundaries of information systems and apply data analysis tools and techniques to systems development and project management
You will also be able to recognise the role and use of IS/IT in business systems and operations and comprehend the importance of sustainability practices and green IT.
You cannot enrol in this unit if you have successfully completed the following unit because it is considered academically equivalent:
In this Information Systems Fundamentals unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
This unit is part of a major, minor, stream or specialisation in the following course:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
Want more information about this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
This unit will give you the confidence to work within the frameworks and boundaries of information systems, applying data analysis tools and techniques for systems development and project management.
You will understand the role of information systems and technology in a global environment, and be able to champion sustainable practices and green IT in your profession.
Want more information about the career benefits of this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
Want more information about financial and student support? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.