Business Computing

    Course details

    • Code: COMP.5550
    • Fee: $897*
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 20
    • EFTS: 0.1667
    • Subject: Computing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class75 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia), Taupo, Whakatane

Course Aim

Gain an understanding of the components of an information system and the knowledge to enable them to discuss and evaluate communication technologies and the issues associated with computer use. This course will provide students with the skills needed to apply generic computer skills and use software functions effectively to meet business requirements.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. explain and evaluate components of an information system to meet business requirements;
  2. discuss and evaluate communication technologies that meet business requirements;
  3. discuss issues associated with computer use and recommend actions to minimise their impact; and
  4. apply software tools and features to produce information for business requirements;

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017