BAM 509 Management Information Systems
3 Semester Units
Management Information Systems is designed for business students who want an in-depth look at how business firms use information technologies and systems to achieve corporate objectives. Information systems are one of the major tools available to business managers for achieving operational excellence, developing new products and services, improving decision-making, and achieving competitive advantage.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Analyze the academic disciplines used to study information systems and how each contributes to an understanding of information systems.
- Assess the challenges posed by strategic information systems and how they should be addressed.
- Assess how the Internet and Internet technologies work and how they support communication and e-business.
- Examine the major factors that are driving the internationalization of business.