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Foundations of Information Systems Management




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Course level: Doctorate Courses

This course surveys several major content areas of information systems and technology management that will be examined at various organizational levels later in the Information Systems and Technology focus area of the Doctor of Management program. The major content areas (sub-domains) surveyed in this course include: systems; networking, the World Wide Web, and cloud computing; the concepts of data, information, knowledge, and wisdom (DIKW); and security and privacy. Upon completion of this course, the learners will be prepared to research, analyze, and define unique management considerations of each sub-domain as it affects various organization levels.


This doctorate level course requires proof of completion of a Master's degree. Be prepared to provide documentation during the checkout process.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Trace the historical development of the field of information systems.
  • Investigate knowledge as a component of the field of information systems.
  • Analyze the infrastructure components of information systems.
  • Interpret the roles of technology and people within teams and organizations.
  • Evaluate best practices and emergent trends in information technology.


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