VICTOR BALOGUN, PH.D

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Class Notes | Syllabus

Course Outlines ACS-1803-003   ACS-1803-004

 

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:

[01/07/20] Lecture Updates:

 

Class meeting time:                   

-ACS-1803-003:

Tue/Thu   11:30AM - 12:45PM        Room: 3C01

-ACS-1803-004:

Tue/Thu    2:30PM - 3:45PM         Room: 2M73

Important Dates

Lecture Begins:                     January 7, 2020

First Assignment Due:        January 30, 2020

Reading Week (no classes):   February 16-22

Mid-Term Exam:                February 27, 2020

Last Class:                Thursday, April 2, 2020

Final Exam:            Thursday, April 16, 2020

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

Final withdrawal date w/o academic penalty: March 13, 2020

University closures:      

   Louis Riel Day:           February 17, 2020

   Good Friday:                      April 10, 2020

 

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 January 30, 2020

 

 

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

Jan. 07/09

Course outline

 Introduction to Information Systems

 

Course Outlines

Lecture slides (1-1)

 

Lecture notes (1-1)

 

 Assignment 1 Due January 30, 2020

 

 

Ch 1 pp. 4 – 29

 

 

2

Jan.14/16

Data Management

Lecture slides (2-1)

Lecture slides (2-2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Jan. 21/23

Management Information Systems Frameworks

Lecture Slide 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

 

Jan. 28/30

Management Information Systems Frameworks

 

Functional Area Systems – Accounting Transaction Systems

 

Functional Area Systems – Accounting Information Systems

Lecture Slide 4

 

Assignment 2 Due February 13, 2020

Lecture Slide 4-1

 

Lecture Slide 4-2

 

5

Feb.

04/06

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

 

 

 

Lecture Slide 5-3

 

 

 

Lecture Slide 5-4

 

6

Feb.

11/13

 

 

 

Enterprise Information Systems

 

Lecture Slide 6

 

 

 

 

7

Feb. 16—22

Reading Week (No Classes)  

Feb.

25/27

 

 

 

 

 

Systems that Span Organizational Boundaries

 

 

 

Lecture Slide 7

 

Assignment 3 Due March 12, 2020

 

 

 

 

 

Lecture Slide 8-1

 

 

Lecture Slide 8-2

 

 

 

9

March

03/05

Introducing the Computer

 

Networked Computing & The Internet

Lecture Slide 9-1

 

 

Lecture Slide 9-2

 

 

 

10

March 10/12

E-Business, E-Commerce

 

Lecture Slide 10

 

 

 

 

 

 

11

March 17/19

Auditing & Controls of Information Systems

Lecture Slide 11

 

Assignment 4 Due April 2, 2020

 

 

 

 

12

March 24/26

The Development of Information Systems

Lecture Slide 12

 

 

 

 

 

 

13

March 31/April 2

 

Social Impact of Information Systems                         Lecture Slide 13

 

 

14

 

Final Exam

Date: Thursday, April 16, 2020

Room: