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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 3116

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Study Method
100% online

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Course ID
172635

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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 provide the opportunity to students to create a minimum viable digital solution to address a business challenge facing industry today and to determine how the product could be scaled and implemented into a business environment.

Course content

Many factors can influence the successful implementation and adoption of a digital solution in business. Managing the change, negotiating with stakeholders and managing timelines, budget and risks are all critical for successful implementation and adoption. A minimum viable product will be developed. An implementation roadmap, change plan, and sustainment plan will be developed. In developing the project outcomes, real world examples of issues and challenges experienced on Accenture projects will need to be addressed.

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

  • Creating a digital product design to address a business challenge
  • Planning a digital transformation
  • Change impact and change strategy
  • Risk analysis and mitigation strategies for digital transformations
  • Scaling and sustaining the implementation of a digital solution

 

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

  • Further details on the business case: stakeholder requirements, operational challenges etc
  • Further data on the business organisation (fictitious): business performance, employees etc
  • Sources and industry references for creating a digital product design and roadmap for digital solution
  • Industry insights, industry reports and expert recommendations on change management for digital transformation
  • Industry examples and client cases on scaling and sustaining digital transformation

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
Project 2500 50% N/A
Project Part 2 1500 30% N/A
Reflection 500 20% 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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Non-award enrolment
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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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