Strategic Management Information Systems Workshop

Learners will develop an understanding of the importance of integrating organisational strategy with information systems and the tools and techniques that can be used to analyse strategy. They will analyse business processes and recommend improvements.

Awarding Body

ATHE/LIBT

Duration

25 Hours

Start Date

All Year Around

Study Mode

Classroom Workshop

By the end of this programme, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand links between information systems and organisational strategy
  • Be able to analyse the links between strategy and information systems within an organisation
  • Be able to formulate an information systems strategy for an organisation
  • Understand the implementation process of an information systems

strategy

  1. Understand links between information systems and organisational strategy
  • Information Systems explained: data versus information, information needs, system functionality
  • Organisational strategy: structure, capabilities, corporate culture, performance criteria, operations
  • Integrating IS: strategy support, data processing, decision support, communication support, resource management
  • The role of IS in organisations: market awareness, organisational responsiveness, supply chain management
  1. Be able to analyse the links between strategy and information systems within an organisation
  • Strategic management tools and techniques – Porter’s forces, BCG matrix, SWOT analysis, Marketing mix, Ansoff matrix, PESTLE analysis, Maslow’s hierarchy, 7S method IS integration – understanding legacy systems, vertical integration, horizontal integration, star integration
  1. Be able to formulate an information systems strategy for an organisation
  • IS organisational needs – planning organisational level analysis, job analysis, task analysis, needs analysis
  • IS strategy – scope, planning, identifying IT needs, decision making, implementing the strategy
  1. Understand the implementation process of an information systems strategy
  • IT strategy implementation – stakeholder analysis, mapping current situation, justifying decisions, scheduling the implementation, developing an IT policy
  • IT risks – financial, technical, information related, user related, corporate culture

How many students are there in a classroom?

It depends on how many would enroll per intake. Even if the number of students are just 1, we still continue with the training as planned. The maximum number of students we will have in a classroom is 10.

Can I request a date that is convenient for me?

Absolutely! We will arrange the training that is convenient for you. The training date is completely customizable.

Can I change the course content?

Yes, if the contents of the course needs to be changed, please let us know. We will communicate with you and get a course outline that works for you finalized.

Does it matter which industry I work at?

It really doesn’t. We take cases and discuss them to cover your industry. If you need the course to be customized and tailored to your industry, we can also do that. You’d have to let us know in advance by filling out the form below.

(The fees include coffee breaks, study materials and working lunches daily)

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