- Code INFS2024
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Management
- ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
- Course subject Information Systems
- Areas of interest Business Information Systems
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
This course involves on-campus teaching. For students not on campus, there will be a remote option in Sem 1. See Class Summary or Wattle for details.
This course aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully undertake information systems analysis. Lectures and tutorials provide coverage of the concepts, skills, methodologies, techniques, tools and perspectives considered essential for systems analysts working with modern information systems and their development.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Explain basic systems theory and the context within which information systems analysis is carried out;
- Elicit information system requirements;
- Construct process, logic, and data models using traditional modelling techniques;
- Demonstrate an understanding of object-oriented modelling using UML;
- Apply “Soft systems” aspects and techniques in systems analysis;
- Apply principled investigation and ethical judgment in systems analysis, consistent with the ACS Code of Ethics.
- Typical assessment may include, but is not restricted to: exams, assignments, quizzes, presentations and other assessment as appropriate. Further details will be made available via the Class Summary. (100) [LO 1,2,3,4,5,6]
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Students taking this course are expected to commit 130 hours to completing the work. For semester length offerings this will typically include 3 hours per week in class and at least 7 hours a week on average (excluding non-teaching weeks) on course reading, research, writing and assignment work.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Information about the prescribed textbook (if any) will be made available via the Class Summary.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- 6 units
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