RSD Business IT Systems

Business statistics concept.

Why Get The RSD?

To enhance students’ understanding of contemporary business information technology (IT) systems.
To educate the students on how organisations develop and continuously review their IT strategy in order to gain and maintain competitive advantage
To explore the areas of business that benefit from the support of IT systems and how organisations are using IT as a driver for business improvement.

Learning Outcomes

Analyse the role of different IT systems in support of organisational objectives.
Compare flexible and reliable IT systems that respond to organisational requirements in an organisational context.
Evaluate IT systems that support value-added change in organisations.
Recommend practical IT systems solutions to given organisational scenarios.

Entry Requirements

Relevant Work Experience in The Field/ High School Level Qualification

Course Content

Definition of IT Systems.
Definition of information and data.
Hardware and software for IT systems.
Emerging digital technologies and use of digital devices.
The role of IT systems.
Types of IT systems.
Types of information and data.
Reliability of IT systems and data quality.
Project management methodologies and strategies.
IT support for value-added change.
IT systems support for problem solving.
Monitoring and evaluating IT systems.