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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 3117

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Study Method
100% online

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Course ID
172634

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Unit Value
4.5

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UniSA Online Elective Course
Yes

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Duration
10 weeks

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Availability/Timetable(s)

This course has not been
timetabled for 2022.

Course aim

To extend students' understanding of the value of digital business transformation by identifying potential digital disruptors that could be implemented to address a real-world business challenge, evaluate the different proposed digital disruption solutions, build a value case, and produce a recommendation that could be taken to stakeholders.

Course content

Develop a value case to demonstrate the value of implementing digital technology to address a business challenge similar to those that Accenture works on for clients. Defining the value case and recommendation will include research of industry challenges, assessment of different digital technologies, definition of prioritisation criteria and assessment against the criteria, development of the business case and presentation of the solution.

Solutions for the business challenge to be provided by learners in this course:

  • Industry challenge evaluation
  • Digital Innovation
  • Digital solution identification
  • Value case development
  • Stakeholder identification and management
  • Tailoring messages for different audiences

Real-world references to approach the business challenge in this course:

  • Industry analysis and insights
  • Analyst reports
  • Industry point of views
  • Industry examples and client cases on value creation through digital transformation
  • Industry insights, industry reports and expert recommendations on implementing a digital solution.

Textbooks

Nil

Prerequisites

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BUSS 2089 UO Digital Solution Methodologies
BUSS 2088 UO Designing Digital Solutions

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching Method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Online 10 weeks x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Case study 2500 60% N/A
Proposal 2000 40% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 4C)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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