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Strategic Information Systems Sourcing - INFS6002

Year - 2019

Strategic Information Systems Sourcing has at its core the cost-effective sourcing and delivery of IS solutions with the aim of supporting and enabling business strategy. It covers the procurement of in-house systems, outsourcing strategies and third-party IS sourcing (for example from 'the cloud'). The focus of this unit is on managerial decisions in relation to the design, implementation and delivery of an IS sourcing strategy, and the governance of IS sourcing solutions. Students develop knowledge of the concepts, tools and methodologies used in the negotiation and development of an IS sourcing strategy.

1x 3hr seminar per week

Group assignment (25%), individual assignment (35%), and final exam (40%)

Assumed knowledge
Basic business information systems knowledge


Faculty: Business (Business School)

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Business Information Systems
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) evening
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
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