University of Technology Sydney

32145 Commercial Environment of IT

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This subject places local IT industries within the local and global economic context. Topics covered include the history, direction and structure of the global IT industry; typical IT activities such as marketing, support, hardware and software production; various organisation models for IT supply, such as in-house development, contracting and outsourcing; legal and ethical issues; the local economy in the global environment; and local IT opportunities. Local economies covered are Australian and two or three other economies that may be of interest to the majority of students.


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