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Swinburne University of Technology
Modern workplaces are dependent on IT for success. Whether directly involved with IT management or not, all managers need to at least understand IT processes and basic technologies to ensure efficient workplace communication and product delivery.
Technology Essentials for Managers delivers a fundamental lesson in mainstream and emerging information technologies. Delivered online by Swinburne University and Open Universities Australia, you’ll discuss essential business information technologies and how they should be utilised for organisational success. Additionally, you’ll learn to identify future technologies and organisational tools that are likely to become commonplace.
As a current or future manager, this unit will prepare you for the practical use and management of workplace IT technologies. You’ll evaluate and discuss how different technologies are best acquired, adopted and then deployed and maintained in the workplace. Once you’ve completed the unit, you’ll feel confident in managing the use of IT to increase your business’s efficiency and value.
In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into one of the following courses through Swinburne University of Technology:
In this IT unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
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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Technology Essentials for Managers will prepare you for any managerial position which relates to IT. Current managers will also benefit by increasing their understanding of mainstream and emerging information technologies. Studying this unit will enable any manager to effectively identify, employ, update, utilise and maintain crucial information technologies, which will in turn lead to greater business flexibility, value and efficiency.
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 FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. 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.