Subject Descriptions - Subject Information


Calendar: 2017 Postgraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Department: School of Computing and Information Technology



Subject Information
Subject Code ISIT904
Subject Name Enterprise Architecture Design and Systems Integration
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites None.
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence None.
Assessment Group assignment: 30% Individual lab exercises: 20% Final exam: 50%
General Subject No.

Subject Description
This subject explores enterprise architecture concepts, case studies and framework. This will equip students with the knowledge and skills to translate enterprise information systems strategy into infrastructure that supports the flow and processing of information in an organisation. Under an enterprise architecture, students will focus on integrating individual disparate information system into a seamless enterprise information system. The students will learn to develop system integration solutions by addressing issues from social, corporate, and technical perspectives..


Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Describe and explain an enterprise architecture in terms of organization, application and infrastructure parts.
2. Analyse and design an enterprise architecture for an organization, with well-established frameworks
3. Understand the relationship between enterprise architecture and business strategy and organizational strategy.
4. Understand and describe integrated information system from organizational and technical perspectives.
5. Analyse and design system infrastructures and architectures in systems integration projects.