Information Systems

Assessment 1 (Due in 2 days)/.Assessment 1 guide.pdf

MIS500 – Foundations of Information Systems

(Assessment 1)

Research Report

Topic: Number

Company/Organisation

Student Name:

Learning Facilitator/Lecturer:

2020 (Trimester 3)

Academic Integrity

I declare that except where I have referenced, the work I am submitting for this

assessment task is my own work. I have read and am aware of Torrens University

Australia Academic Integrity Policy and Procedure viewable online at

I am aware that I need to keep a copy of all submitted material and their drafts, and I

will do so accordingly.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

You need to introduce your report to the reader/examiner and state what this report is

about. Think about why this report is valuable and important.

2.

This is where you begin your discussion in a numbered format.

2.1

2.2

etc…

3.0 Conclusion

The conclusion section is where you need to wrap up you discussion in a clear and

concise (simple) manner. The conclusion is not a summary of the main points covered

in your assessment but a synthesis of the main points. In this section, you restate

your aims/objectives and summarise the main findings and evidence for your

reader/examiner in 1 to 2 paragraphs.

References Minimum of 10 references with at least 5 academic references. Not included in word count Must be in alphabetical order Do not number your references APA 6th Edition Referencing Style

IMPORTANT NOTES: Please submit ONE WORD DOCUMENT via the MIS500 Assessment 1 Section found in the Main navigation menu of the MIS500 Blackboard Site. This Assessment should be 1000 words (+/-10%) The Cover Page, Academic Integrity Declaration and References are not included in the word count.

Assessment 1 (Due in 2 days)/Assessment 1 – Research Report (Required Question).docx

My Notes: (Check on last page) & read this all pages carefully

Read Module 1 & 2 (Assignment related on this so use concept from course study module)

I am from Australia so When u will write example try to be related Australia.

Must be Plagiarism Free (100% Original Work). Must be follow Assessment Rubric

Due in 2 days

Course: MIS500 Foundations of Information Systems

Assessment 1 – Research Report

Selected Company: Reebok

Selected Concept : Topic 1 (Check PDF)

The Fourth Industrial revolution

We are living through the fourth Industrial revolution (4IR) which through disruptive technologies is transforming the workplace and jobs. As the 4IR progress Artificial Intelligence and robotics is and will transform workplaces further replacing human jobs with technology but also creating new jobs for humans.

Discuss the statement in the context of jobs of the future by investigating a particular organisation or industry of your choice. Examine and explain how technology will transform the jobs the organisation or industry will have in the futre. You will need to check your choice of company with your lecturer (This should be done via class messages) to ensure it is appropriate and that it has not been chosen by another student (each student should choose a different company). (Uber, Lyft, Didi and other taxi companies cannot be selected as the chosen organisation)

ASSESSMENT 1 BRIEF
Subject Code and Title MIS500 Foundations of Information Systems
Assessment Research report
Individual/Group Individual
Length 1000 words +/- 10%
Learning Outcomes The Subject Learning Outcomes demonstrated by successful completion of the task below include: a) Critically analyse the key information systems concepts and technologies in the context of contemporary businesses and organisations.
Weighting 25%
Total Marks 100 marks

TASK SUMMARY

This assessment task requires you to research and write a 1000 words report on ONE of the topics provided. These topics are related to the key information systems concepts and technologies evident in the context of contemporary businesses and organisations.

Context

The purpose of this assignment is to develop your ability to understand the use of information systems technologies and concepts such as innovation, digital disruption, cultural impact and new business models in the contemporary workplace.

Task Instructions

1. Please read the attached MIS500_Assessment 1_List of Topics.

2. Choose ONE (1) of the three (3) topics.

3. Read and research widely on the chosen topic area.

4. Write a 1000 words research report on the chosen topic based on the review of relevant literature and examples.

5. The report should include an introduction, body and conclusion with references to support the ideas.

6. Please refer to the assessment rubric to ensure you address all the assessment criteria.

Referencing

This is a research assignment and as such you are required to read and research widely. A minimum of 10 references are required. You may use a selection of different types of sources but at least 5 of the references must be from Academic sources (eg journals, books and University resources). As the topics are contemporary you will need to supplement this research by reading other high quality non-Academic texts such as reputable newspapers, TED talks, Magazines like Wired and oranisations websites. You must have a critical eye when reading these texts. Your sources should be from the last five years

It is essential that you use appropriate APA style for citing and referencing research. Please see more information on referencing here http://library.laureate.net.au/research_skills/referencing

Submission Instruction

Please submit ONE Word document (.doc or .docx) via the Assessment 1 section found in the main navigation menu of the MIS500 Blackboard site. The Learning Facilitator will provide feedback via the Grade Centre in the LMS portal. Feedback can be viewed in My Grades.

My Notes:

This is where you begin your discussion in a numbered format. Like

1. Intro

2. 2.1

2.2

2.3

(Assignment must be follow Assessment Grading Rubric) Check PDF file for more details

Table of Content

Introduction

Evidence based discussion & Critical Analysis

Knowledge & understanding key concept

Conclusion

References (10 References)

Use of academic and discipline convention

Course learning References

Galliers, R. D., & Stein, M. (2017). The Routledge Companion to Management Information

Systems. New York, USA: Routledge. Retrieved from https://ebookcentral-proquestcom.ezproxy.laureate.net.au/lib/think/detail.action?docID=4947516

Laudon, J. P., & Kenneth, C. L. (2018). Management Information Systems: Managing the

Digital Firm (15th ed.). Harlow, UK: Pearson Education. Retrieved from https://ebookcentralproquestcom.ezproxy.laureate.net.au/lib/think/reader.action?docID=5187455&ppg=1

Pearlson, K. E., Saunders, C. S., & Galletta, D. F. (2016). Managing & Using Information

Systems: A strategic approach (6th ed.). Hoboken, USA: John Wiley & Sons. Retrieved from

https://ebookcentralproquestcom.ezproxy.laureate.net.au/lib/think/reader.action?docID=4806593&ppg=1

Rainer, K. R., & Prince, B. (2019). Introduction to Information Systems (7th ed.). USA: John

Wiley & Sons. Retrieved from https://ebookcentralproquestcom.ezproxy.laureate.net.au/lib/think/detail.action?docID=5633337

Rainer, K. R., Prince, B., & Watson, H. (2017). Management Information Systems: Moving

Business Forward (4th ed.). Hoboken, USA: John Wiley & Sons. Retrieved from

https://ebookcentral-proquest-com.ezproxy.laureate.net.au/lib/think/detail.action?docID=5106422

Must be 100% Original Work

Must be included Table of content on 1st Page

Assignment must be write on numbered format (Check 1st PDF)

Must be according to Grading Rubric

Assessment 1 (Due in 2 days)/MIS500_Assessment 1 Brief & Rubric.pdf

MIS500_Assessment 1_brief_Research Report_Module 2.2 Page 1 of 5

Task Summary

This assessment task requires you to research and write a 1000 words report on ONE of the topics provided. These topics are related to the key information systems concepts and technologies evident in the context of contemporary businesses and organisations.

Context The purpose of this assignment is to develop your ability to understand the use of information systems technologies and concepts such as innovation, digital disruption, cultural impact and new business models in the contemporary workplace.

ASSESSMENT 1 BRIEF

Subject Code and Title MIS500 Foundations of Information Systems

Assessment Research report

Individual/Group Individual

Length 1000 words +/- 10%

Learning Outcomes The Subject Learning Outcomes demonstrated by successful completion of the task below include:

a) Critically analyse the key information systems concepts and technologies in the context of contemporary businesses and organisations.

Submission Due 11:55 PM AEST Friday of Module 2.2 (Week 4) Intensive class: 11:55 PM AEST Friday of Module 2.2 (Week 2)

Weighting 25%

Total Marks 100 marks

MIS500_Assessment 1_brief_Research Report_Module 2.2 Page 2 of 5

Task Instructions 1. Please read the attached MIS500_Assessment 1_List of Topics.

2. Choose ONE (1) of the three (3) topics.

3. Read and research widely on the chosen topic area.

4. Write a 1000 words research report on the chosen topic based on the review of relevant

literature and examples.

5. The report should include an introduction, body and conclusion with references to support

the ideas.

6. Please refer to the assessment rubric to ensure you address all the assessment criteria.

Referencing

This is a research assignment and as such you are required to read and research widely. A minimum of 10 references are required. You may use a selection of different types of sources but at least 5 of the references must be from Academic sources (eg journals, books and University resources). As the topics are contemporary you will need to supplement this research by reading other high quality non-Academic texts such as reputable newspapers, TED talks, Magazines like Wired and oranisations websites. You must have a critical eye when reading these texts. Your sources should be from the last five years

It is essential that you use appropriate APA style for citing and referencing research. Please see more information on referencing here http://library.laureate.net.au/research_skills/referencing

Submission Instruction Please submit ONE Word document (.doc or .docx) via the Assessment 1 section found in the main navigation menu of the MIS500 Blackboard site. The Learning Facilitator will provide feedback via the Grade Centre in the LMS portal. Feedback can be viewed in My Grades.

Academic Integrity Declaration I declare that except where I have referenced, the work I am submitting for this assessment task is my own work. I have read and am aware of Torrens University Australia Academic Integrity Policy and Procedure viewable online at http://www.torrens.edu.au/policies-and-forms

I am aware that I need to keep a copy of all submitted material and their drafts, and I will do so accordingly.

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Assessment Rubric

Assessment Attributes

Fail (Yet to achieve

minimum standard) 0-49%

Pass (Functional)

50-64%

Credit (Proficient)

65-74%

Distinction (Advanced)

75-84%

High Distinction (Exceptional)

85-100%

Introduction 10%

No clear identification of the topic or overview of the report.

The report does not clearly address the objective(s) and no overview is identified.

Still has room for improvement to be completely satisfactory. Has potential to reach the next level but development still requires more application to fully satisfy criteria requirements.

Very good effort. Has elements of excellence but needs to be consistent. There is an accurate statement of topic, definition of key concepts, overview of what to expect in the rest of the rest of the report.

Outstanding application of effort. There is an accurate statement of topic, definition of key concepts, overview of what to expect in the rest of the rest of the essay is well articulated.

Evidence based discussion and critical analysis 30%

Effort considered inferior to the required minimum standard. No attempt at a discussion or critical review.

Information is gathered from a single source. Lacks a basic knowledge of the field; selected sources irrelevant to project; misinterprets sources

Information is gathered from a limited number of sources. Demonstrates a basic knowledge of the field; selected sources relevant to project

Information is gathered from multiple sources. Demonstrates proficient knowledge of the field; thorough selection of sources pertinent to project

Information is gathered from multiple, research- based sources. Demonstrates exceptional depth of knowledge of the field; Comprehensive use of most recent and seminal sources.

Knowledge and understanding of key concepts 30%

Did not demonstrate knowledge or understanding of the key concepts.

Ideas were unclear. Little evidence of understanding or originality.

Ideas were relevant and stated. Appropriate concepts were included. Demonstrated knowledge of the key issues. Mid-level originality.

Ideas were relevant and clearly stated. Appropriate concepts were included. Demonstrated competence and knowledge of the key issues. Good level of originality

Ideas were all relevant and clearly stated. Appropriate concepts were included and integrated effectively. Demonstrated competence and knowledge of the key issues. High level of originality

Conclusion

Not attempted.

Recommendations do not clearly flow from the

Conclusions are mostly relevant and are linked to

Conclusions are relevant and portray the results of

Conclusions are relevant and accurately portray the

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Assessment Attributes

Fail (Yet to achieve

minimum standard) 0-49%

Pass (Functional)

50-64%

Credit (Proficient)

65-74%

Distinction (Advanced)

75-84%

High Distinction (Exceptional)

85-100%

10%

document, and/or miss key findings. They are not well organised.

the results of the document. Recommendations do not Clearly flow from the document, and/or miss key findings. They are not well organised.

the document. Recommendations, if applicable, are specific, action-oriented suggestions, oriented to topic. Recommendations logically flow from the document but the logic may not always be clear.

results of the document. Recommendations if applicable are specific, action-oriented suggestions, oriented to the topic, and relevant. Recommendations logically flow from the document in a manner which is evident to the reader.

Use of academic and discipline conventions Percentage for this criterion = 20%

Reader has difficulty following the document. Demonstrates inconsistent use of good quality, credible and relevant resources to support and develop ideas. Referencing is omitted or does not resemble APA.

Poor grammar, spelling and punctuation. Low readability of document. Demonstrates use of credible and relevant resources to support and develop ideas, but these are not always explicit or well developed. Referencing resembles APA, with frequent or repeated errors.

Occasional minor errors present in spelling, grammar and/or punctuation. Communicates in a coherent and readable manner that adheres to the given format. Accurately employs specialised language and terminology. Meaning is easy to follow. Information, arguments and evidence are structured and sequenced in a way that is clear and logical.

Spelling, grammar and punctuation are free from errors. Communicates coherently and concisely in a manner that adheres to the given format. Accurately employs a wide range of specialised language and terminology. Engages audience interest. Information, arguments and evidence are structured and sequenced in a way that is, clear and persuasive.

Spelling, grammar and punctuation are free from errors. Communicates eloquently. Expresses meaning coherently, concisely and creatively within the given format. Discerningly selects and precisely employs a wide range of specialised language and terminology. Engages and sustains audience’s interest. Information, arguments and evidence are insightful,

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Assessment Attributes

Fail (Yet to achieve

minimum standard) 0-49%

Pass (Functional)

50-64%

Credit (Proficient)

65-74%

Distinction (Advanced)

75-84%

High Distinction (Exceptional)

85-100%

Demonstrates use of credible resources to support and develop ideas. Referencing resembles APA, with occasional errors.

Demonstrates use of good quality, credible and relevant resources to support and develop arguments and statements. Show evidence of wide scope within the organisation for sourcing evidence. APA referencing is free from errors.

persuasive and expertly presented. Demonstrates use of high- quality, credible and relevant resources to support and develop arguments and position statements. Show evidence of wide scope within and without the organisation for sourcing evidence. APA referencing is free from errors.

  • Task Summary
  • Context
  • Task Instructions
  • Referencing
  • Submission Instruction
  • Academic Integrity Declaration

Assessment 1 (Due in 2 days)/MIS500_Assessment 1_List of Topics.pdf

MIS500_Assessment 1_List of Topics Page 1 of 1

Assessment 1 Topics List

Topic 1 The Fourth Industrial revolution

We are living through the fourth Industrial revolution (4IR) which through disruptive technologies is transforming the workplace and jobs. As the 4IR progress Artificial Intelligence and robotics is and will transform workplaces further replacing human jobs with technology but also creating new jobs for humans.

Discuss the statement in the context of jobs of the future by investigating a particular organisation or industry of your choice. Examine and explain how technology will transform the jobs the organisation or industry will have in the futre. You will need to check your choice of company with your lecturer (This should be done via class messages) to ensure it is appropriate and that it has not been chosen by another student (each student should choose a different company). (Uber, Lyft, Didi and other taxi companies cannot be selected as the chosen organisation)

Topic 2

Gabor George Burt stated that:

‘Meaningful innovation does not need to be based on outright invention. Rather, there is an exhilarating shortcut. It is based on bold, new combinations of already existing components that simultaneously unlock heightened levels of consumer value and reduce costs.’

Discuss this quotation in the context of digital disruption in the medical and health industry by investigating a particular health organisation, sector or technology company of your choice. Examine and explain how they can achieve higher levels of patient care quality while at the same time reducing the overall cost of treatment using disruptive technologies. You will need to check your choice of company with your lecturer (This should be done via class messages) to ensure it is appropriate and that it has not been chosen by another student (each student should choose a different company).

Topic 3 Scoff – DIKW pyramid

Choose an organisation of your choice and analyse how the organisation transforms data into wisdom according to the (DIKW Pyramid of Ackoff). The organisation might be a business, NGO or government organisation… Use specific examples to support and justify your anaylsis. You will need to check your choice of organisation with your lecturer to ensure; it is appropriate and that another student has not chosen it (each student should choose a different organisation). This should be done via class messages.

  • Assessment 1 Topics List
    • Topic 1