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FIT1013 - IT for business

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Information Technology


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)


Introduction to the Internet, World Wide Web and business application tools. Introduction to basic computing concepts. Principles of spreadsheets and relational databases, covering their use for the generation of business plans, reports, financial statements, etc. Both the spreadsheet and database components incorporate an introduction to programming with macros. The database component covers principles of database design. The business application software packages used in the unit are Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access.


Examination: 60%
Assignments, tests and class assessments: 40%
Students must pass the examination in order to pass the unit.

Contact hours

4 hours per week


CSE1720, GCO1851, MMS1401, BUS1010