Using the work system method with freshman information systems students
Recker, Jan C. & Alter, Steven (2012) Using the work system method with freshman information systems students. Journal of Information Technology Education : Innovations in Practice, 11, pp. 1-24.
Recent surveys of information technology management professionals show that understanding business domains in terms of business productivity and cost reduction potential, knowledge of different vertical industry segments and their information requirements, understanding of business processes and client-facing skills are more critical for Information Systems personnel than ever before. In an attempt to restrucuture the information systems curriculum accordingly, our view it that information systems students need to develop an appreciation for organizational work systems in order to understand the operation and significance of information systems within such work systems.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Information system education, introductory information system course, work system, work system method|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Educational Technology and Computing (130306)
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology|
Past > Schools > Information Systems
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|Deposited On:||10 Jan 2012 10:57|
|Last Modified:||31 Jul 2012 13:04|
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