Foundations of Information Systems
This assessment task requires you to research and write 1000 words. These topics are related to the key information systems concepts and technologies
evident in the context of contemporary businesses and organisations.
The purpose of this assignment is to develop your ability to understand the use of information
systems technologies and concepts such as innovation, digital disruption, cultural impact and new
business models in the contemporary workplace.
1. Read and research widely on the chosen topic area.
2. Write a 1000 words research report on the chosen topic based on the review of relevant literature and examples.
3.The report should include an introduction, body and conclusion with references to support
This is a research assignment and as such you are required to read and research widely. A minimum of 10 references are required. You may use a selection of different types of sources but at least 5 of the references must be from Academic sources (eg journals, books and University resources). As the topics are contemporary you will need to supplement this research by reading other high-quality non-Academic texts such as reputable newspapers, TED talks, Magazines like Wired and organisations websites. You must have a critical eye when reading these texts. Your sources should be from the last five years.