Course Title: Technology Futures

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Technology Futures

Credit Points: 12.00

Important Information:

Please note that this course may have compulsory in-person attendance requirements for some teaching activities. 

To participate in any RMIT course in-person activities or assessment, you will need to comply with RMIT vaccination requirements which are applicable during the duration of the course. This RMIT requirement includes being vaccinated against COVID-19 or holding a valid medical exemption. 

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Please read the Student website for additional requirements of in-person attendance: https://www.rmit.edu.au/covid/coming-to-campus 

Please check your Canvas course shell closer to when the course starts to see if this course requires mandatory in-person attendance. The delivery method of the course might have to change quickly in response to changes in the local state/national directive regarding in-person course attendance. 


Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

INTE2558

City Campus

Postgraduate

660H Graduate School of Business and Law

Face-to-Face

Sem 1 2022

INTE2559

RMIT Vietnam Hanoi Campus

Postgraduate

660H Graduate School of Business and Law

Face-to-Face

Viet3 2021

Flexible Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

INTE2555

RMIT Online

Postgraduate

660H Graduate School of Business and Law

Internet

JulDec2021 (KP4)

INTE2555

RMIT Online

Postgraduate

660H Graduate School of Business and Law

Internet

JanJun2022 (KP2)

Course Coordinator: Alvedi Sabani

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 5403

Course Coordinator Email: Alvedi.Sabani@rmit.edu.au

Course Coordinator Location: B013


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None 


Course Description

This course develops your skills in evaluating current and emerging technology trends and evaluates its impact and opportunities on business.

You will explore developments in technologies including the evolution of a technology, the characteristics of a technology and its implications on managerial functions.

You will also evaluate how technological changes affect stakeholder management and their ethical implications, and how to respond to business challenges by developing solutions to meet business objectives arising from emerging technologies.


Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

None


On successful completion of this course you will be able to:

CLO1: Critically evaluate current and emerging developments in technologies and related opportunities and challenges.
CLO2: Appraise the implications of technological changes on managerial functions including planning, decision making, control, and coordination and the relationships with stakeholders.
CLO3: Develop business solutions in response to technological changes.
CLO4: Analyse business and ethical implications of emerging technology in organisational settings.



Overview of Learning Activities

In this course you will be encouraged to be an active learner. Your learning will be supported through various in-class and online activities comprising individual and group work. These may include quizzes; assignments; prescribed readings; sourcing, researching and analysing specific information; solving problems; conducting presentations; producing written work and collaborating with peers on set tasks or projects.


Overview of Learning Resources

Various learning resources are available online through the RMIT Learning Hub (Canvas). These include seminar slides, assessment details, links to relevant internet information, readings and communication tools to facilitate collaboration with your peers.

Resources are also available online through RMIT Library databases and other facilities. If you require assistance with the RMIT library facilities, contact the Business Liaison Librarian for your school. Contact details for Business Liaison Librarians are located online on the RMIT library website.

Additional resources and/or sources to assist your learning will be identified by your course coordinator and will be made available to you as required during the teaching period.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment 1: 30%

Linked CLOs: 1,2

Assessment 2: 30% 

Linked CLOs: 1,2

Assessment 3: 40%

Linked CLOs: 3,4