INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Department of Information Technologies
2014-2015

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
CEN 352 Introduction to MIS Undergraduate 3 Fall
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Non-area Elective 5 3 + 2 125 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Meliha HANDZIC, Prof. Dr. Zerina Mašetić Meliha HANDZIC, Prof. Dr.
[email protected] [email protected] no email

COURSE OBJECTIVE
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
• Identify management information system application opportunities in business and industry.
• Explain the issues involved in the development and deployment of management information systems.
• Investigate the opportunities and problems associated with computer-based management information system that will provide the background for determining the usefulness of computers to assist management in the planning and control of business operations.
• Acquire an ability to participate in IT-enabled organizational systems, evaluate them, and contribute to system development efforts.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Introduction
  2. The Importance of MIS
  3. Collaboration Information Systems
  4. Information Systems for Competitive Advantage
  5. Hardware and Software
  6. Database Processing
  7. Data Communication
  8. Enterprise Systems
  9. Midterm Examination
  10. E-Commerce, Web 2.0 and Social Networking System
  11. Business Intelligence Systems
  12. Business process and Information Systems Development
  13. Information Systems Management
  14. Information Security Management
  15. Final Examination

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Lectures
    • Excersises
    • Presentation
    • Assignments
    • Case Studies
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Quiz520
    Project130
    Midterm Exam(s)120
    Final Exam130
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
    • Present information in oral, written and graphic forms in order to communicate effectively with peers and tutors;
    • Actively participate in, reflect on, and begin to take responsibility for, personal learning and development;
    • Evaluate theories, processes and outcomes within an ambiguous setting;
    • Apply approaches, theories and tools to the analysis and design of a small scale computer-based system;
    • Work with minimum supervision, both individually and as a part of a team, demonstrating the interpersonal, organisation and problem-solving skills supported by related attitudes necessary to undertake employment.
    TEXTBOOK(S)
    • • Kroenke D., Using MIS (newer edition), Pearson

    ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
    Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
    Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)14228
    Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)14228
    Midterm Examination (1 week)122
    Final Examination(1 week)122
    Preparation for Midterm Examination11515
    Preparation for Final Examination12525
    Assignment / Homework/ Project11515
    Seminar / Presentation11010
    Total Workload: 125
    ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 5