Services Science Management and Eng (INFO5991)


The service economy plays a dominant and growing role in growth and employment in most parts of the world. Increasingly, the improved productivity and competitive performance of firms and nations in the services arena relies on innovative and effective design, engineering and management of IT-centric services. In response to industry needs, this unit offers IT professionals a social, economic and technical perspective of service-oriented IT.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Lecture 1 hr/week; Seminar 2 hrs/week.


Through semester assessment (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Assumed knowledge

INFO5990. Students are expected to have a degree in computer science, engineering, information technology, information systems or business.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.