sap course 1429289287

Course Code & Number:

BA 507

Course Title:

Management Information Systems

Level of Course:

MS

Credits:

(3+0+0) 3 TEDU Credits, 7.5 ECTS Credits

Catalog Description:

Foundations of informations systems, business applications and management. Information systems and strategic advantages. Electronic commerce systems. Security and ethical challenges. Enterprise Information Systems and Installation.

Pre-requisites & Co-requisites:

Pre-requisites: NONE
Co-requisites: NONE
Year of Study: 
Master
Semester: 
Fall
Mode of Delivery: 
Face-to-face
Language of Instruction: 
English
Course Type: 
Elective
Required Reading: 
1. Management Information Systems, James A. O'Brien and George M. Marakas, McGraw-Hill, 2011
Course Objective: 

The aim of this course is to explore fundamental concepts in management information systems.

Extended Description: 

Foundations of information systems in businesses. Competing with information technology. Data resource management. Telecommunications and networks. Enterprise e- business systems. Electronic commerce systems. Decision support systems. Developing business IT strategies. Security and ethical challenges.

Learning Outcomes: 

Upon succesful completion of this course, a student will be able to
1. Define the fundamental components of information systems
2. Identify the role of information technology applications in creating a strategic advantage.
3. Discuss various business applications of information technology.
4. Analyze different types of information systems
5. Evaluate challenges related to security and ethics

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods: 
Telling/Explaining
Discussion/Debate
Questioning
Reading
Scaffolding/Coaching
Problem Solving
Collaborating
Case Study/Scenarion Analysis
Oral Presentation
Guest Speakers
Hands-on Activities
Web Searching
Others
Assessment Methods and Criteria: 
Quiz/Homework
Written Project
Presentation (Oral/Poster)
Others

Student Workload:

Quizzes /Homeworks
16
hrs
Resource Review
40
hrs
Oral Presentation
20
hrs
Others
65
hrs

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