Business and management studies

Information Systems

Module code: N1039
Level 5
15 credits in autumn teaching
Teaching method: Lecture, Seminar
Assessment modes: Coursework, Unseen examination

In this module, you are introduced to the application and management of information systems in an organisational environment.

Your studies adopt a management perspective to appreciate the identification, analysis, development, organisation and impact of appropriate information systems.

You also examine foundations of intra- and inter-organisational systems, along with their economic, social and organisational impacts.

Module learning outcomes

  • Understand basic concepts commonly used in managing Information Systems.
  • Explain and apply the methods and tools used for developing and managing Information Systems.
  • Evaluate different forms of information systems.
  • Synthesise the impact of information systems on organisations and society.