This course on Management Information Systems will discuss the design and implementation of various ERP, CRM and SCM systems and critique management approaches to IS strategy and planning. We will examine the value of strategic IS planning to organisations using MIS strategy models and frameworks and highlight how decision-making and alignment are dependent on well-designed and integrated systems.

Lectures will be supplemented with online discussions and activities and we will have industry-specialist guest speakers giving insights on the prevailing trends within the field of MIS.

Written Assessment (60%)
Continuous Assessment (40%)

The module will cover the following topics:

  • Information Systems in the Digital Economy.
  • Strategic Management: Theory and Practice.
  • Information Systems: Concepts and Technologies.
  • E-Business and Business Models.
  • Mobile Commerce.
  • Knowledge Management.
  • Product Data Management Systems.
  • Business Intelligence.
  • Decision Support Systems.
  • Alignment of IT Planning to Strategy.
  • Approaches to Information Systems Development.

Contact Information


Please select Undergrad CPD in Science & Technology - CPB1 when making your online application. 


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