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What you will learn

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As technology disrupts and transforms business models, organisations need to adopt new approaches to strategic planning.

This Melbourne MicroCert is ideal for mid to late-career ICT professionals seeking a deeper knowledge of how to approach information systems strategy within a context of digital disruption.

Consider how tech is changing business

Investigate the current disruption to our economic and social environments, and consider the impact this is having on the art of information systems strategic planning. Explore the impact of disruptive technologies, competitive environments, digital innovation, and the New Power Model.

Learn to use information resources strategically

Explore emerging organisational models and how to strategically leverage information systems in this context. Consider how to use and deploy information resources and justify how a digital approach can provide both business and community benefit.

Produce a strategy that responds to disruption

Drawing on your new knowledge, you'll develop an Information Systems Strategy that responds to an organisational threat or opportunity and could have real-world application within your own professional context.

Who you will learn from

Learn from skilled academics and professional experts who will share invaluable knowledge you can use in your job.

Dr Rod Dilnutt

Senior lecturer, and Industry Fellow of the School of Computing and Information Systems

Rod is an executive consultant with experience spanning 30 years in construction and asset management, banking and finance, and education. He is a sought-after expert for leading companies confronting challenges brought about by disruptive technologies, and incorporates his industry knowledge into the design and delivery of this Melbourne MicroCert.

More from this series

Take multiple courses to deepen your knowledge or stack towards a full degree.

The Leveraging Organisational Data series

Designed in close collaboration with industry, this series explores the challenges related to data storage and how organisations can drive better outcomes by more effectively storing, using and managing data and analytics. It will help you leverage analytics to gain a competitive advantage in your market.

This series provides a pathway into the Master of Information Systems. See course details below for more information.

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For individuals

To take Strategy in a Disruptive Environment as a stand-alone Melbourne MicroCert, you'll pay the normal course price.

$1190.00 AUD (inc GST)

Please contact Student Support to discuss discounts and payment options for University of Melbourne staff or alumni, or to pay by invoice.

For teams

If you have three or more team members who are keen to upskill with Strategy in a Disruptive Environment, get in touch to discuss pricing. For large groups, we can also deliver and contextualise this course exclusively for your organisation.

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