The Fourth Industrial Revolution has resulted in shifts and disruptions that have the potential to connect billions more people to digital networks, dramatically improving the efficiency of business decision making and organisational processes. This course examines the evolution of Industry 4.0 and its applications in the business world. It provides a comprehensive coverage on the role of data, information, knowledge, as well as various Industry 4.0 technologies and applications. Students will learn about the opportunities and challenges of Industry 4.0, and how organisations and knowledge workers can prepare themselves to reap the benefits of this evolution.
Credit Units: 2.5
Presentation Pattern: Every January
E-Learning: BLENDED - Learning is done ENTIRELY online using interactive study materials in Canvas. Students receive guidance and support from online instructors via discussion forums and emails. There are no face-to-face sessions. If the course has an exam component, This will be administered on-campus.