B.Sc.in Management and Information Technology (Interim)

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

IMIT 21042

Business Information Systems

Status : Core Pre-requisite :IMIT 11013 Co-requisite : None

 

On completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Explain the value of information for decision making
  • Examine the suitability of different types of information systems for enterprises
  • Identify operational, strategic and practical issues in information systems
  • Recognize the impact of rapid changes in technology on information systems

Introduction to information systems. Strategic role played by information systems. Types of information systems. Information technology infrastructure. E-commerce and e-business applications. Enterprise applications: reorganizing enterprises through information systems. Managing knowledge in enterprises.
Lectures, in-class discussion of cases, self study
End-of-course exam, in-class assignments, mini-project, Quizzes

  1. Kenneth C Laudon and Jane P Laudon, “Management Information Systems”, 10th edition, 2007, Prentice Hall
  2. James A O’Brien and George M Marakas, “Management Information Systems”, 7th edition, 2006, McGraw Hill
  3. Additional reading material available in Virtual Learning Environment

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