Business Information Systems

Business Information Systems (MIS101) – T2 2016 Assignment Marking Guide

 

PART A : Digital Literacy Total PART B : Critical Thinking Total
Question 1:.From an I.T. security perspective discuss the differences between threat, exposure and vulnerability. Give an example of each one (not just a definition). (~250 Words)  

 

10

 

 

Toulmin – Data/ Evidence

 

 

9

Weighting: 10% (10/100 marks) Weighting: 9% (9/100 marks)
 

Question 2: Define ‘social computing’ and discuss how it can improve business services. (~250 Words)

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

 

 

 

 

 

Toulmin – Warrant & Backing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

9

Weighting: 10% (10/100 marks) Weighting: 9% (9/100 marks)
Question 3: What is the role of a content management system? How can it help an organisation gain a competitive advantage?  (~250 Words)  

 

 

 

10

 

 

 

Toulmin – Rebuttal.

 

 

 

 

9

Weighting: 10% (10/100 marks) Weighting: 9% (9/100 marks)
Question 4: Discuss if it is ethical for an employer to monitor their staff’s usage of the Internet at work? List two acceptable and two unacceptable activities you would include in an ‘acceptable internet usage’ policy? (~250 Words)  

 

 

10

 

 

Toulmin – Qualifier.

 

 

 

9

Weighting: 10% (10/100 marks) Weighting: 9% (9/100 marks)
 

 

 

Overall assessment of applied digital literacy: credible, relevant, broad-range of digital information with evidence for evaluating the digital information.

 

 

 

 

 

10

 

 

Overall evaluation of the strength or weakness of this argument. What reasons can you give to support your evaluation?

 

 

 

 

 

14

Weighting: 10% (10/100 marks) Weighting: 14% (14/100 marks)
Total Possible Result Grade (100  marks) 100
Final mark reduced to a score out of 40 40