In today’s fast-paced, technology-driven world, change is inevitable. This online Organisational Change Management unit from Open Universities Australia and the Australian Computer Society teaches you everything you need to know about the context of change and how to positively manage the impacts of technology on people, stakeholders and organisational productivity.
This unit provides an overview of the issues involved in engaging stakeholders and building successful IS teams, the importance of interpersonal relationships in the role of an effective IS practitioner, and teaches students a range of change management theories and tools.
Modern businesses involve complex management skills as Information Systems are rapidly integrated into the workplace. This unit is for anyone looking to harness the power of change to enhance productivity, improve interpersonal relations with stakeholders and teams, and effectively manage IS for maximum return on investment.
In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into the following course:
Computer Professional Education Program
It is also recommended that you complete the following unit, prior to enrolling:
Risk Management: Professionalism and Compliance
Areas of study
In this management unit, the topics you will study include:
The context of change
Technology and change
Understanding the individual and stakeholders
The impact of change on the individual, group and organisation
This unit is an elective requirement in the following course:
Computer Professional Education Program, Australian Computer Society
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.
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By completing this unit, you will have the necessary skills and knowledge to thrive in an environment that requires managing and adapting to organisational change. You will know how to engage stakeholders and build a successful IS team, adjust to new systems, manage interpersonal relationships and build relationships based on trust and rapport, and apply a range of change management theories and models to maximise productivity and return on investment with IS projects.
Successful completion of this online unit will also contribute to achieving your Computer Professional Educational Program certification from the Australian Computer Society.
How else will I benefit from this unit?
Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in Organisational Change Management from the Australian Computer Society.
Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.
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