VICTOR BALOGUN, PH.D

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Class Notes | Syllabus

Course Outlines ACS-1803-001   ACS-1803-002

 

Course Objectives

The course provides students with a basic conceptual understanding of Information Systems and computers as a tool, including the basics of database and telecommunication technology. The course also addresses the question: “how can computers help a business (or other organization)?”

1. Highlights of business application systems that support the functions of accounting, finance, marketing, human resource management and manufacturing will be provided.

2. Enterprise Resource Planning Systems, Customer Relationship Management Systems, Executive Information Systems, Decision Support Systems and Expert Systems are also covered.

3. Further, topics of eBusiness and eCommerce are covered.

4. The final section of the course introduces the student to the process of developing a customized computer-based information system, presenting the system development life cycle and outlining the work of a systems analyst.

In this course students will develop a thorough overview of the different ways computers can be used in organizational management and operations.

All paper correspondence should be submitted

to my office:

 

Department of Applied Computer Science

University of Winnipeg, 

Winnipeg, Manitoba

 

Office Hours: Thursday, 1:00pm – 2:00 pm

Office: 3D18 

Phone: 204-988-7664

Email: vi.balogun@uwinnipeg.ca

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Welcome to ACS-1803:

[09/03/19] Lecture Updates:

 

Class meeting time:                   

-ACS-1803-001:

Tue/Thu   11:30AM - 12:45PM      Room: 4C40

-ACS-1803-002:

Tue/Thu    2:30PM - 3:45PM         Room: 3C01

Important Dates

Lecture Begins:             September 3, 2019

First Assignment DueSeptember 24, 2019

Reading Week (no classes):   October 13-19

Mid-Term Exam:                October 24, 2019

Last Class:  Thursday, November 28, 2019

Final Exam:   Tuesday, December 10, 2019

http://www.uwinnipeg.ca/exam-schedules/index.html

Final withdrawal date w/o academic penalty: November 12, 2019

University closures:      

   Thanksgiving:             October 14, 2019

   Remembrance Day:    November 11, 2019

 

Evaluation Criteria

· Assignments (24%)

· Assignment 1 (6%)

· Assignment 2 (6%)

· Assignment 3 (6%)

· Assignment 4 (6%)

· Mid-Term Exam (26%)

 

· Final Exam (50%)

 

Course Updates/News

·  Assignment 1 Posted Due Sept 24, 2019

 

·  Class meeting for ACS-1803-001 is now at Room: 4C40

· Assignment 2 Posted Due October 22, 2019

· Assignment 3 Posted Due November 7, 2019

· Assignment 4 Posted Due November 26, 2019

Print:      ISBN-13: 978-1-337-09753-6 , 

 

Author(s): Ralph M. Stair,

             George W. Reynolds,

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Copyright year: © 2017 

Pages: 560 

Class Notes | Syllabus

Week

Date

Topics

Slides/Readings/Additional References

Assignments/ Tests/ Resources

1

Sept. 03/05

Course outline

 Introduction to Information Systems

 

Course Outlines

Lecture slides (1-1)

 

Lecture notes (1-1)

 

 Assignment 1 Due Sept 24, 2019

 

 

Ch 1 pp. 4 – 29

 

 

2

Sept.10/12

Data Management

Lecture slides (2-1)

Lecture slides (2-2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Sept.17/19

Management Information Systems Frameworks

Lecture Slide 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

 

Sept.24/26

Management Information Systems Frameworks

 

Functional Area Systems – Accounting Transaction Systems

 

Functional Area Systems – Accounting Information Systems

Lecture Slide 4

 

Assignment 2 Due October 22, 2019

Lecture Slide 4-1

 

Lecture Slide 4-2

 

5

Oct.

01/03

Functional Area Systems – Financial Information Systems

 

Functional Area Systems – Human Resource Systems

 

Functional Area Systems – Marketing Information Systems

 

Functional Area Systems – Production / Operation Systems

Lecture Slide 5-1

 

Lecture Slide 5-2

 

 

Study Question 1

 

 

Study Question 2

 

Study Question 3

Lecture Slide 5-3

 

 

 

Lecture Slide 5-4

 

6

Oct.

08/10

 

 

 

Enterprise Information Systems

 

Lecture Slide 6

 

 

 

 

 

 

7

Oct. 12—18

Reading Week (No Classes)  

Oct.

22/24

 

 

 

 

 

Systems that Span Organizational Boundaries

 

 

 

Lecture Slide 7

 

Assignment 3 Due November 7, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

Lecture Slide 8-1

 

 

Lecture Slide 8-2

 

 

 

9

Oct.

29/31

Introducing the Computer

 

Networked Computing & The Internet

Lecture Slide 9-1

 

 

Lecture Slide 9-2

 

 

 

10

Nov. 05/07

E-Business, E-Commerce

 

Lecture Slide 10

 

 

 

 

 

 

11

Nov. 12/14

Auditing & Controls of Information Systems

Lecture Slide 11

 

Assignment 4 Due November 26, 2019

 

 

 

 

12

Nov. 19/21

The Development of Information Systems

Lecture Slide 12

 

 

 

 

 

 

13

Nov. 26/28

 

Social Impact of Information Systems                         Lecture Slide 13

 

 

14

 

Final Exam

Time:

Room: