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Data Governance and Technology Assurance - INFS2050

Year - 2020

Data governance is a major imperative for organisations in effectively managing, using, protecting and leveraging their critical data assets. This unit introduces students to key concepts, processes, technologies and stakeholders related to the design and implementation of a data governance program. The unit takes an interdisciplinary and multi-level approach that examines standards, frameworks and methodologies for managing data quality, protecting critical and sensitive information, supporting business analytics and meeting compliance obligations. In examining different stages of the data lifecycle, students also learn about legal, professional and ethical responsibilities, policy implications, required skill sets and accountabilities.

1 x 3hr seminar per week

individual assignment (20%), group project (30%), final exam (50%)

Assumed knowledge
INFS1000 or INFO1000 or INFO1003 or INFO1903


INFS3010 or INFS3030


Faculty: Business (Business School)

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Business Information Systems
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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