Online Resources http://www.lib.umd.edu/groups/learning/Decision-MakingModel.pdf http://www.the-intuitive-self.org/scripts/frameit/author.cgi?/website/author/memoir/supplements/decision_techniques.html Explain modal of decision About decision making Techniques http://www.ii.metu.edu.tr/~ion501/demo/21.html http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-dbms.htm Different types of IS with examples Website containing various articles regarding DBMS http://ist.uwaterloo.ca/as/iststructure.htm http://yourdon.com/strucanalysis/wiki/index.php?title=Chapter_9 Structure Data Flow diagrams http://www.yourtechtv.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=92&title=What_is_ERP_ http://www.ibspublishing.com/index.cfm?section=sample&action=view&id=11765 ERP video Bank Case Study
Sub Module 1:Introduction to Information systems (Week 1 - Week 3)
Concepts like Data, Information, Types of Information, Definition, Significance, Components of IS, IS in organizations, IS & organizations & management & strategy.
Introduction to MIS, Characteristics, Components & Importance, Challenges, Different types of MIS uses, Functional Aspects
Cases - Smart systems and ways of working help Toyota become number one, Reebok International, American National Insurance Speeds Information to Customers with MIS and BPM, Panasonic creates a single version of the data ,Arco clothing using MIS to deal customers, Lizard wear –Supply chain success story
Assignment 1 in Week 1
Sub Module 2: Decision Making (Week4 – Week 5)
Simon’s model of Decision Making, Structured & Unstructured Decisions
Introduction to DSS, Types of DSS, Components of DSS, Uses and Challenges of DSS
Cases – P & G restructuring its supply chain, Pfizer uses Alphablox Web-based platform to create Sales Analysis Decision Support application, Can Information system make your doctor better?
Assignment 2 in Week 4
Sub Module 3: Database Management (Week 6 –Week 8)
Overview of Database Management Systems, Objectives, Role, Advantages & Disadvantages of DBMS, SQL, Uses of Database for Integration across Functional Areas, Database Applications
Cases – Motorola’s Biometrics Solutions Require Large Self- Managing Database.
Assignment 3 & 6 in Week 6 & 7
Sub Module 4: Systems Analysis & Design (Week 9 – Week 12)
SDLC – System Development Life Cycle, Software Development Models
System Analysis: SRS, DFD, DD, Decision Tables
Design Methods, Detailed System Design, Design Documentation, BPR (business process re-engineering)
Cases - A New Ordering System for Girl Scout Cookies, Discovery Communications Digs Out of Mountains of Documents.
Assignment 4 in week 9
Sub Module 5: Managing the Digital Firm (Week 13- Week 16)
E-business, E-commerce & M-commerce
Introduction to ERP, SCM, CRM, Knowledge Management
Making Individual blogs. Discuss various functions/uses of Blogs. Develop a brief slideshow on advantages and disadvantages of using blogs to advertise (or for publicity) corporate products and services. Upload on your blogs
Financial Statements Analysis in Spreadsheet.
Use word processing software to document what are your needs as a computer user and find websites that allows you to order customize a computer/laptop and select those options that meet your needs in a cost effective manner. Assume you have budget of Rs 28,000 to Rs 32000. Indicate the options against your needs. Present diagrammatically E-shopping of laptop (starting from searching to delivery). Do not copy diagrams/images available online. Make one of your own using MS Word/ Paint.
Making e-commerce websites for different products in groups of 3. On your website provide provisions for customized information and for maintaining security & privacy.
Design a Retirement Planning software in a Spreadsheet
E commerce as incorporated in Toyota
Study of MIS being employed by Wal Mart
DSS in the shipping industry
Critical Assessment of Supply chain management in McDonalds.
CRM- A tale of business success
Warehouse management systems in Arco
Security management of IT in Indian BPO’s
Order management system of Ford Motors
Study of IS in Microsoft company.
MIS and lean manufacturing
ERP in Indian companies
AI technologies in business
Geogrphical information system – Profit or Loss center