Business Information Systems

Fall 2024 > Management & Business > MIST.2010 > 081

Course No: MIST.2010-081; SIS Class Nbr: 5059; SIS Term: 3410
Course Status: Course Full - Wait List Available

Course Description

The course familiarizes students with key components and principles of information systems and information technology. Students will learn about the role of IS/IT in businesses for improving organizational performance, competing globally, and gaining competitive advantage. The course covers basic principles and technologies pertaining to information management, business intelligence, and business analytics for improving decision-making and managing knowledge. The basic role of enterprise systems in businesses for enabling operational excellence is also discussed. Social and ethical issues associated with the use of information systems are also discussed. Students will utilize IS technologies (e.g., spreadsheet and database software) in a hands-on manner for business problem-solving.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: COM Filter courses,or BU minor
  • Core Codes: ENTRPREN.
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Juheng Zhang
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • 2024 Fall: Sep 04 to Oct 27
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1155 | Pay as little as $238/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: A.S. in Business Administration, B.S. in Business Administration, B.S. in Information Technology: Business Minor Option

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