Supports students in the development of learning and technology skills and concepts underpinning the preparation and management of a variety of business reports and documents. Students use technology tools to explore case studies, develop a range of templates for reports suitable for different stakeholders and undertake other active learning tasks to acquire key academic and business skills.
Topic 1: Unit introduction
Topic 2: The nature of business and knowledge development
Topic 3: Analysis of business information in a range of forms
Topic 4: Technology tools for academic and business study
Topic 5: Report types and structures
Topic 6: Spreadsheet use and applications
Topic 7: Using technologies to construct presentations and reports
Topic 8: Technology and e-Business
Topic 9: Document management in a digital age
Topic 10: E-Commerce: Business Strategies, Security and Ethics
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||analyse information from business operating in a local and global context||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|2||use both local and global perspectives to explore and critically analyse diverse business-focused reports||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|3||select from a range of technology tools to develop outputs tailored for specific stakeholders||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|4||construct a report from specified case study material.||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
- No prescribed texts.
- No prescribed texts.
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2014 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
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