A survey and overview of modern business computer information systems. The course is the foundation course for study in the field of information systems. Students will be exposed to the historic, current and projected role of information systems as they affect organizations and society. Topics will include systems theory, computing systems components, system analysis and design, information resource management/planning, telecommunications, security, database design and management, privacy, artificial intelligence, and new information technologies.
- Credits: 3
- Offered: Fall & Spring.