INFO621-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

Special Topic: Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Business

This occurrence is not offered in 2021

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021

Description

Special Topic: Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Business

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a broad interdisciplinary field encompassing technology, science, business and philosophy topics. AI is a disruptive technology, which is already transforming industries and business models and has the potential for further radical changes in business and society. The aim of this course is to examine AI in the context of business applications and provide insights into its current and future use in different industry and organisational contexts. By introducing and analysing the current state of art, the course will equip students with the knowledge and understanding of AI technologies and their role in innovative business strategies and competitive outcomes.

Learning Outcomes

  • On successful completion of the course the students will be able to:
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of AI concepts and their business applications
  • Identify potential opportunities for strategic advantage for specific AI techniques in a business context
  • Design and propose AI solutions
  • Evaluate the technical and business benefits, costs and risks of AI technologies in a specific business application
  • Discuss the impact of AI applications at the individual, organisational and society level.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Head of Department

Timetable Note

INFO621 is not offered in 2021

Course Coordinator

Nelly Todorova

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Industry application report 40%
Case Study 60%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,006.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 5 people apply to enrol.

For further information see Department of Accounting and Information Systems on the department and colleges page .

All INFO621 Occurrences

  • INFO621-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021 - Not Offered