Axia College/School of Business
Business Information Systems | |Copyright © 2009, 2008 by University of Phoenix. All rights reserved.
This course provides an overview of Business Information Systems. This includes a broad foundation for both technical and nontechnical business professionals. Special emphasis is placed on how information is used by different types of businesses across different industries.
Faculty and students/learners will be held responsible for understanding and adhering to all policies contained within the following two documents:
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PLEASE make sure you read everything in the syllabus and instructor’s policies as I provide all of the requirements for the class to help ensure your success. In addition, I post the grading rubrics I will use for each assignment every week. Use these as a checklist to be sure you have met all assignment requirements.
Rainer, R. K., Jr., & Turban, E. (2009). Introduction to information systems: Supporting and transforming business (2nd ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.
All electronic materials are available on the student website.
|Week One: Overview of Information Systems |
| |Details |Due |Points |
|Objectives |Identify information systems used in organizational departments. | | |
| |Explain how information resources are managed. | | |
| |Describe roles of the information systems department. | | |
|Course Preparation |Read the course description and objectives. | | |
| |Read the instructor’s biography and post your own. | | |
|Readings |Read Appendix A regarding the final project requirements. | | |
| |Read Ch. 1, 2, & 4 and Technology Guides 2 & 5 of Introduction to Information Systems. | | |
| |Read this week’s Electronic Reserve Readings. | | |
|Participation |Participate in class discussion. | |20 |
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| |Participation requirements are described in the Instructor’s Policies. Make sure you read | | |
| |thoroughly to help avoid missed points. | | |
|Discussion Questions |Respond to weekly discussion questions. | |20 |