This course provides an overview of Business Information Systems. This includes a broad foundation for both technical and non-technical business professionals. Special emphasis is placed on how information is used by different types of businesses across different industries.
Recognize ethical and legal issues in information technology.
Identify communication technologies used in business.
Identify threats to information security.
How Managers Use Information
Identify the phases of system development life cycle.
Identify information tools for managers.
Explain information technology project development methodologies.
Explain how managers use information systems.
How Businesses Use Information
Identify supply chain components.
Identify uses of customer relationship information systems.
Explain how functional areas use information systems.
Describe enterprise resource planning systems.
Data Gathering, Storage, and Uses
Compare e-business and e-commerce.
Describe the relationship between data, information, and knowledge.
Identify components of a database.
Recognize data management issues.
Overview of Information Systems
Describe roles of the information systems department.
Explain how information resources are managed.
Identify information systems used in organizational departments.
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