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CIS5101 Digital Enterprise

Short Description: Digital Enterprise
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Business
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 020399 - Information Systems not elsewh
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 17 October 2021


Co-requisite: CIS5100 or Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: GCBU or GDBZ or MBAD or IMBA or MPPM.
Enrolment is not permitted in CIS5101 if CIS8100 has been previously completed.

Other Requisites

Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at


This course provides business and information technology students with the opportunity to explore a variety of business, technical, legal and ethical issues that impact digital enterprises. Students will identify and learn how to exploit the opportunities and challenges provided by e-commerce and social media in a business context; and will be able to develop practical hands-on skills related to the use of digital technologies. Students will also be able to critically analyse the complexities and significance of the digital enterprise environment. This will involve a consideration of markets, firms, consumer behaviour, social media and current and emerging technologies. Students will apply their knowledge gained in this course through practical work using enterprise content management tools, business models and research report writing.

NOTE: Learners completing this course are required to undertake research using ethical research practices.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2021 On-campus Springfield
Semester 2, 2021 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2021 Online
Semester 3, 2021 Online
Date printed 17 October 2021