Information Systems Research B (INFS6106)


This unit is intended for students wishing to complete their degree with a significant research component. This unit provides the opportunity for students to complete intensive study in Business Information Management. Students conduct desk research in a special topic of interest related to Information, Systems, or Process Management, and based upon the results of their work in INFS6101. In the absence of formal classes, students are required to conduct secondary research, report on and analyse the data that they collect, and produce relevant and critical research findings for the topic of interest. Students produce a dissertation and poster presentation of their research and are supervised by an academic member of staff in an area of contemporary relevance.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


1 x 3hr seminar per week


Dissertation (80%) and poster presentation (20%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge


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.