MIS40740 Implementing Digital Projects

Academic Year 2023/2024

Digital Business-related projects, products, and initiatives are rapidly evolving and today they should be regarded a central resource in the pursuit of successful business objectives and strategies.

This applied module investigates and discusses important project management-related topics and knowledge fields, such as digital project initiation, planning, implementation, communication, monitoring and risk management.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

On successful completion of this module, students will be able to

(i) Draft a strategic mobile application-related project implementation plan

(ii). Critically analyse project management-related opportunities and challenges (Project Management Simulation)

(iii) Identify and implement successful strategies for managing virtual global project teams (Global Collaboration Simulation)

(iv) Practice collaboration and strategic decision-making to structure effective project diagnosis and response (IT Management Simulation: Cyber Attack)

Indicative Module Content:

Digital Project Management Principles
Digital Project Innovation Process
Cyber Security Project Management
Global Communication and Collaboration Management
Mobile Application Prototype and Strategy

Student Effort Type Hours
Seminar (or Webinar)


Specified Learning Activities


Autonomous Student Learning


Online Learning




Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Practical Examination: Project Management Harvard Certificate Week 3 n/a Pass/Fail Grade Scale No


Group Project: Digital Project Implementation (Strategy) and Presentation Coursework (End of Trimester) n/a Standard conversion grade scale 40% No


Journal: Business Simulations and module-related personal reflection Week 10 n/a Standard conversion grade scale 40% No


Carry forward of passed components
Remediation Type Remediation Timing
In-Module Resit Prior to relevant Programme Exam Board
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Feedback individually to students, on an activity or draft prior to summative assessment
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment
• Online automated feedback
• Peer review activities

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

Not yet recorded.

Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33 Mon 16:00 - 17:50
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 20 Mon 18:00 - 19:50

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