Deakin University program

Value of Information

The unit introduces students to how ICT investments including business analytics generate business value.

This program is part of the Cyber Security degree offered by Deakin University

About the program

Welcome to this Deakin University unit, MIS782: The Value of Information, where we will discover the ways businesses can analyse and use information to create resilience and competitive advantage.

Courses

5 courses

Delivered by expert academics

Deakin University is Australia’s eighth largest university with more than 53,000 students from more than 100 countries studying online and on-campus. With world-class teaching and research, Deakin produces sought-after graduates poised to make a real difference in the world.

Who will you learn with?

Lubna Alam

Associate Professor of Information Systems at Deakin Business School at Deakin University. Her teaching and research focuses on emerging technology disruption and IT & business alignment.

Learning outcomes

  • Critically analyse how information and IT can generate business value and improve the firm's overall competitiveness.

  • Develop a business case to motivate an IT investment for organisations.

  • Appraise, critically analyse, and communicate the business value potential of emerging information technologies in organisations.

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