MIS3001S Digital Business Infrastructure & Applications

Academic Year 2021/2022

Organisations are increasingly driven toward integrated interaction throughout their value chain where the ability to manage business operations utilising digital technologies is changing from being a competitive advantage to a pre-requisite in many industry sectors.

This module identifies and discusses technologies that underlie electronic business (Digital Business) processes and applications. Main topics covered include networking and communications technologies, Web 1.0 and Web 2.0 infrastructures, Digital Business security infrastructure and applications, online payment systems, and the impact of Digital Business on different industry sectors.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

On successful completion of this module, participants will be able to:

a) Demonstrate a sound understanding of the major issues surrounding Digital Business infrastructure and associated applications.
b) Evaluate and advise on current and emerging Digital Business technologies and applications
c) Identify and analyse Digital Business application opportunities focussing on current and emerging Digital Business infrastructure components, such as mobile.

Student Effort Hours: 
Student Effort Type Hours
Specified Learning Activities


Autonomous Student Learning






Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Students will attend classes for this module and have the opportunity to engage in active learning during these sessions. There will be in-class discussion and group work to analyse module concepts. Where appropriate, the module will incorporate case based learning 
Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Organisational Knowledge (BMGT3010S)

Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Examination: Examination 2 hour End of Trimester Exam No Graded No


Assignment: Main Assignment Varies over the Trimester n/a Graded No


Carry forward of passed components
Resit In Terminal Exam
Spring Yes - 2 Hour
Please see Student Jargon Buster for more information about remediation types and timing. 
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Group/class feedback, post-assessment

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

General feedback is provided to students on all their submitted assessment components.

Name Role
Dr Christina Burke Tutor
Ms Michele Connolly Tutor
Mrs Edna Eugenia Da Silva Tutor
Mr Matthias Glowatz Tutor
Satish Kumar Tutor
Shireesh Kumar Tutor
Rachel Sim Tutor
Chee Shong Tan Tutor
Charlene Tan Puay Koon Tutor
Siti Zarifah Tutor