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 MICT906
Subject Name Information Design and Content Management
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites Nil.
Co-Requisites Nil.
Restrictions ISIT906
Equivalence None.
Assessment Assignment 1 10% Assignment 2 20% Assignment 3 10% Mid term test 10% Lab exercises 10% Final exam 40%
General Subject Yes.

Subject Description
This subject explores issues in Information Design and Content Management via a contemporary Web and modern information modelling approach. The appropriate application environments, acquisition tools and representation schemes for Information Design and Content Management are examined along with their relationship to contemporary issues in Web technology and Big Data.


Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Apply Information Design and Content Management concepts in various organizational settings.
2. Analyze organisational and technical issues associated with Information Design and Content Management and propose solutions to those issues for specific contexts.
3. Evaluate and select Information Design and Content Management technologies appropriate to particular business problems.
4. Apply Information Design and Content Management technologies to manage, design or develop web-based solutions.