• Offered by Research School of Management
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Classification Transitional
  • Course subject Information Systems
  • Areas of interest Business Information Systems
  • Academic career Postgraduate
  • Course convener
    • Dr Armin Haller
    • Mr Ruonan Sun
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
    Second Semester 2018
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This course covers issues relating to the management of information and communication technology (ICT), important ICT infrastructure and systems, ICT strategic planning and the governance of ICT. Students will critically analyse and present ICT management issues in class.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will be able to:

1. Identify how Digital Transformation impacts corporate strategies (Remember & Ask);

2. Classify different forms of Digital Disruption (Understand & Ask);

3. Choose appropriate concepts and theories for developing business models (Apply & Acquire);

4. Gauge the role information technology and the World Wide Web play in transforming business models and recognize its social and ethical implications (Analyse & Appraise);

5. Compare all types of relevant evidence towards finding an appropriate business model on the Web for a disrupted organisation (Evaluate & Aggregate);

6. Design an appropriate business model for an organisation that addresses the disrupted environment and design the change process required to arrive at the new business model (Create & Assess).

Other Information

See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available. 

Indicative Assessment

  • Online Quiz  10%
  • Individual Assignment  20%
  • Group project, including Presentation and a peer review component  25%
  • Final-Exam  45%

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Workload

Students taking this course are expected to commit at least 10 hours a week to completling the work. This will include 3 hours per week in class and at least 7 hours a week on average (including non-teaching weeks) on course reading, research, writing and assignment work.

Indicative Reading List

Gassmann O., Frankenberger K., Csik M.: The Business Model Navigator, Pearson 2014.

Christensen C., Johnson M. W., Rigby D. K.: Foundations for Growth: How to identify and build disruptive New Businesses. MIT Sloan Management Review, Vol 43, No. 3. 2002

Hambrick D.C., Fredrickson J. W.: Are you sure you have a strategy. Academy of Management Executive, Vol 19, No. 4, 2005.

Osterwalder A., Pigneur Y.: Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers and Challengers. John Wiley and Sons, 2010.

Teece D.J.: Business Models, Business Strategy and Innovation. Long Range Planning 43, 2010.

Assumed Knowledge

None

Specialisations

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Band 2
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4080
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $5400
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
2720 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
7694 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person

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