MIS4011S Strategic Information Management for Competitive Advantage

Academic Year 2021/2022

This course examines the role of information and communicatons technologies (ICT) in leading and supporting strategic initiatives and focuses on the economic and competitive implications of strategic information systems. The role of ICT in the global competitive environment will be of central interest.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

On completing this module, students will be expected to be able to(a) Develop an analytical approach to problem-solving, and the contribution that management information systems can make to the solution of business problems.(b) Build a framework for the effective planning and development of management information systems, and their alignment with the business plans of the organisation(c) Identify emerging trends in ICT, with particular reference to those that have most potential for conferring strategic advantage if harnessed properly(d) Discuss the wider organisational implications of advanced ICT in business firms.

Student Effort Type Hours


Specified Learning Activities


Autonomous Student Learning




Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Strat Info Mgt Comp Adv (SG) (MIS4004S)

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
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 Gerard Dooley Tutor
Mr Matthias Glowatz Tutor
Miss Clare Griffin Tutor
Rachel Sim Tutor
Chee Shong Tan Tutor
Charlene Tan Puay Koon Tutor
Siti Zarifah Tutor

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