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TITLE I.S. Strategy Management and Practice

LEVEL 03 - Years 2, 3, 4 in Modular Undergraduate Course


DEPARTMENT Computer Information Systems

DESCRIPTION • Introduction to Strategic management and IT including IT strategies for the web.
• Introduction to Analytical tools in strategic management. Strategic choices.
• Information System planning: Formulation and Toolkit.
• Information Resource management.
• Frameworks for integrating IS Strategies with business strategies.
• Developing an e-Business strategy.
• Organisational Structures and Strategies for managing IS resources – outsourcing and offshoring.
• Implementing an e-Business Strategy.
• Public Policy in IT strategies.
• IS Management strategies
• IS procurement strategies.
• IS Information economics investment and values


• Robson Wendy, Strategic Management and Information Systems: An Integrated Approach, FT/Prentice Hall.
• Ward John et al, Strategic Planning for Information Systems, J.Wiley.
• Chen Stephen, Strategic Management of e-Business, J.Wiley.

ADDITIONAL NOTES Students taking this study-unit require expertise in CIS.


Assessment Component/s Resit Availability Weighting
Assignment Yes 15%
Examination (3 Hours) Yes 85%

LECTURER/S Rodney J. Naudi
Anthony Spiteri Staines

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