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Introduction to Business Information Systems - WISY104

This unit provides students with a basic understanding of the content of information systems; the types of information systems; the current roles of information systems in organisations; and the opportunities and business impacts of information systems. The unit also provides an overview of the tools, techniques and frameworks used to build information systems; the range of information technologies used to support information systems; and the ethical responsibilities of both the information system professional and the private user of information. Every business has an information system. These systems are a fundamental component of the business and provide the business with the information its people need to operate and manage the business. This unit lays a foundation for students to use information systems in the context of accounting, marketing, and finance, or develop business information systems that organisations want and need.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

MUIC Term 1 - Macquarie University International College, North Ryde

MUIC Term 3 - Macquarie University International College, North Ryde

MUIC Term 5 - Macquarie University International College, North Ryde

Staff Contact(s): Ms Kimberley Duncan



NCCW(s): ISYS104
Unit Designation(s):
Unit Type: DiplomaMUIC unit
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Macquarie University International College

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
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