Information Systems (N1039)
15 credits, Level 5
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.
48%: Practical (Workshop)
60%: Coursework (Essay)
40%: Examination (Multiple choice questions)
Contact hours and workload
This module is approximately 150 hours of work. This breaks down into about 32 hours of contact time and about 118 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.
This module is running in the academic year 2021/22. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. However, we are constantly looking to improve and enhance our courses. There may be changes to modules in response to student demand or feedback, changes to staff expertise or updates to our curriculum. We may also need to make changes in response to COVID-19. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.
This module is offered on the following courses: