IS4837 - Delivery Systems for Financial Services

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Information Systems
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2018/19

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

  • Provide an introduction to the functions of service delivery systems in banks and other financial service institutions;
  • Familiarize students with the different IT systems used in financial services.  These may include transaction processing systems for deposits, loans and electronic fund transfer (EFT) systems, internet banking systems, treasury systems, stocks trading systems, ERP and business analytics, and claims management systems, etc.;
  • Discuss of the co-evolution between information technology and financial service and the enabling role of IT in service innovation and value creation in financial service industry;
  • Equip students with skills to critically think about the economic and managerial concerns in implementing IT finance through case studies.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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