IS2023 - Mobile Applications for Business

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Information Systems
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2021/22, Semester B 2021/22

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

Local and global business firms start to realize the importance of mobile business applications and to invest heavily into developing mobile applications for their business improvements and innovations.  This trend creates great demand for our graduates and business professionals with knowledge and skills in mobile applications.

This course aims to
  • Provide students with a good understanding of the mobile business echo-systems and mobile platforms for business innovations;
  • Equip students with knowledge and skills to design business models for mobile applications in various business sectors like finance, accounting, business management, and health-care services; and
  • Enable students to develop mobile applications for business innovations with features like location-based services and profile-based recommendation services.
Students will be exposed to various mobile business applications in various business sectors.  They will also learn the knowledge and skills for analysis, design, implementation and operation of mobile business applications for business improvements and innovations.

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

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Detailed Course Information


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