- Business Information Systems, Computer Information Systems
Examination of information systems and their role in business. Focus on information systems, database management systems, networking, e-commerce, ethics and security, computer systems hardware and software components. Application of these concepts and methods through hands-on projects developing computer-based solutions to business problems.
- Information systems concepts
- Communication and network concepts, systems, and applications
- Internet usage; e-business systems
- System infrastructure concepts
- System and Application software programs and concepts
- Information systems security, crime, and ethics
- Types of information systems and their roles in business
- Systems development life cycle
- Organization and management of structured and unstructured data using spreadsheets and database tools
- Practical exercises in electronic spreadsheet development
- Practical exercises in using database software
- Practical exercises in Internet technologies
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
- Describe existing and emerging technologies and their impact on organizations and society.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the development and use of information systems in business.
- Solve common business problems using appropriate Information Technology applications and systems.
Evaluation will include hands-on projects and a combination of examinations, presentations, discussions, or problem-solving assignments.
New Perspectives on Computer Concepts – Current Edition: Boston, Mass. Cengage Learning.
Introduction to Information Systems, Supporting and Transforming Business, current edition, Wiley.
Discovering Computers Complete -Current Edition: Boston, MASS. Cengage Learning
- February 05, 2012
Business Information Systems, Computer Information Systems