Core Module Information
Module title: Information Systems for Business and Accounting (Hong Kong)

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 10.00
ECTS credit value: 5

Module code: ACC09112
Module leader: Matthew Bonnett
School The Business School
Subject area group: Accounting and Finance


Description of module content:

Understanding Management and Accounting Information Systems
Organisation Strategy and Information Systems
IT infrastructure and Emerging Technologies
The Internet, Digital Markets and E-Business
Information Systems Security
Enterprise Applications using information systems with auditing
Solving business problems and decision-making
Acquiring and developing Information Systems
Ethical and Social issues in Information Systems
Managing IS projects

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Assess the role of management & accounting information systems in modern organisations and in resolving business problems.
LO2: Evaluate issues raised by new information technology and its application to organisation, management and the information and decision-making needs of the organisation.
LO3: Understand the systems development process and the issues related to business information systems security, controls and reporting as they impact the accounting profession.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, FACE-TO-FACE,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: HONG KONG
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Matthew Bonnett
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 21
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 15
Independent Learning Guided independent study 64
Total Study Hours100
Expected Total Study Hours for Module100

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 100 1 - 3 14/15 HOURS= 01.30
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
ACC09112 - Information Systems for Business and Accounting (ISBA)