| Course Syllabus College of Information Systems & Technology BSA/310 Version 7 Business Systems |
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This course reviews common business systems and their interrelationships. Business systems covered include finance, accounting, sales, marketing, human resources, legal, and operations. Emphasis is placed upon the inputs and outputs of information systems, the potential for integration of the systems, and information systems security.
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). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall.
Turban, E., & Volonino, L. (2011). Information technology for management: Improving strategic and operational performance (8th ed.). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.
All electronic materials are available on the student website.
IMPORTANT BREAK INFORMATION THAT AFFECTS OUR CLASS!
Online classes are not “in session” Tuesday 12/20 to Monday 01/02 and will resume Tuesday 01/03. You may still post those days if you wish, however, no assignments will be due during that time.
Week One: Business Structure |
| Details | Due | Points |
Objectives | 1.1 Identify the application of information systems in business. 1.2 Examine the impact of information systems on the business structure. | | |
Reading | Read Bonus Ch. B, “Using Technology to Manage Information,” of Understanding Business. | 12/06 | |
Reading | Read Ch. 1, “Business Basics,” of Better Business. | 12/06 | |
Reading | Read Ch. 2, “Economics and Banking,” of Better Business. | 12/06 | |
Reading | Read Ch. 1, “Information Systems in the 2010s,” of Information Technology for Management. | 12/06 | |
Reading | Read Ch. 2, “IT Infrastructure and Support Systems,” of Information Technology for Management. | 12/06 | |
Participation | Participate in class discussion. Six posts @2/day, 150+ words | 12/12 | 2 |
Supporting Activity Element K | Resource: Element K (posted by Thursday)Complete the Describing Business Process and The Fundamentals of Requirements Elicitation modules in Element K.Imagine you have been hired by a small but growing company to help with their IT efforts. Your first task is to let them know the general principles involved with using IT systems throughout the enterprise.Answer the following questions in 200 to 300 words each: What are some important questions that need to be asked when determining the exact requirements for a system? Why are key elements of systems often missed, in spite of having a specific step to elicit the requirements for the system? | 12/08 | 2 |
Learning Team Instructions Learning Team Charter | Complete and Submit the Learning Team Charter. | 12/12 | 2 |
Learning Team Instructions Service Request SR-rm-012 Paper and Presentation (Preparation) | Resource: Virtual Organization for Riordan ManufacturingBegin working on Service Request SR-rm-012, Business Systems, for Riordan Manufacturing.Write a 10- to 12-page paper and create a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation of the project, due in Week Five. Assume that the paper and presentation are to be presented to an executive management committee. At a minimum, the paper must include the following: Each type of business system and subsystem A description of each business system and subsystem Identification of the interrelationships of business systems and subsystems | 01/23 | |
Individual System Inventory | For this...