MIS course module BBA


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MIS course module BBA

  1. 1. <ul><li>Most of the airplane crashes occur due to lack of timely information and communication. </li></ul><ul><li>Collapse and bankruptcy of some companies such as drug companies, energy trading firms, consultancies etc was result of inaccurate information </li></ul><ul><li>1.5 million Americans are injured each year by drug errors in the medical field. </li></ul><ul><li>7,000 Americans are killed each year because of inappropriate prescriptions. </li></ul>
  2. 2. REASON: Lack of Timely Information
  3. 3. Management Information Systems Course Instructor Deepika Arora
  4. 4. <ul><li>Information systems (IS) are used in almost every business. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Service industries like education, travel, insurance, finance, IT/ITes etc cannot work without information. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ATM’s at banks, Kiosks with touch screens and clerks scanning our purchases using bar codes are few examples of IS been used every hour. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Central network alerting farmers about farm crops and pests, providing updates on weather and soil condition and pricing of grains….. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In Italy, a consortium of cheese makers uses IS to track when and where cheese was produced, how did it look and tastes and what will it cost. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Major Fortune 500 companies spend more than $1 billion per year on IS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>No matter in what profession you are, you can always use IS </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Classroom Policies <ul><li>Attendance Criteria – 75% ( NO COMPROMISES!! ) </li></ul><ul><li>You are expected to be class on/before scheduled time. You will be allowed to enter in class in first 10 minutes of lecture. After that you are welcome to class but would not be awarded attendance. </li></ul><ul><li>Make sure you are not absent on Presentation day or Activity day or case study discussion day or tests. Zero marks would be awarded to absentees. </li></ul><ul><li>You’ll be informed well in advance about the important deadlines. </li></ul><ul><li>DO NOT COPY ASSIGNMENTS. All the copied assignments and master assignment would be straight away cancelled </li></ul>
  6. 6. GRADING FOR COURSE 2-5 marks Participation in Case Studies and Activities 5 marks Presentation 10 marks 2 - hourly Tests 5-7 marks Assignments 15 marks MSE
  7. 7. Books Referred <ul><li>D.P Goyal, Management Information System, MacMillon </li></ul><ul><li>Davis & Olson, Management Information Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Stair & Reynolds; Principles of Information Systems, A Managerial Approach </li></ul><ul><li>Laudon & Laudon, Management Information Systems, Managing The Digital Firm </li></ul><ul><li>James O’Brien, Management Information Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Post, Management Information Systems, Irwin/McGraw-Hill </li></ul><ul><li>L M Prasad, Usha Prasad , Management Information Systems, Sultan Chand & Sons </li></ul><ul><li>G B Davis, M H Olson, Management Information Systems – Conceptual Foundations, Structure and Development, Tata McGraw Hill </li></ul><ul><li>Discovering information system By Jean Paul Van Belle </li></ul>
  8. 8. Journal Readings <ul><li>http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journal.asp?ref=1350-1917 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ejise.com/issue-current.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://bentham.org/open/toisj/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.palgrave-journals.com/ejis/about.html </li></ul>
  9. 9. Online Resources ERP video Bank Case Study 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 Structure Data Flow diagrams http://ist.uwaterloo.ca/as/iststructure.htm http://yourdon.com/strucanalysis/wiki/index.php?title=Chapter_9 Different types of IS with examples Website containing various articles regarding DBMS http://www.ii.metu.edu.tr/~ion501/demo/21.html http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-dbms.htm Explain modal of decision About decision making Techniques 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
  10. 10. Lesson plans <ul><li>Sub Module 1:Introduction to Information systems (Week 1 - Week 3) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Concepts like Data, Information, Types of Information, Definition, Significance, Components of IS, IS in organizations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Introduction to MIS, Characteristics, Components & Importance, Challenges, Different types of MIS uses, Functional Aspects </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cases - Reebok International, Bank of New York: Mainframes or Distributed Systems, American National Insurance Speeds Information to Customers with MIS and BPM, Information System in Restaurant, Overhauling the Information Systems Environment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assignment 1 in Week 1 </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Lesson plans <ul><li>Sub Module 2: Decision Making (Week4 – Week 5) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Simon’s model of Decision Making, Structured & Unstructured Decisions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Introduction to DSS, Types of DSS, Components of DSS, Uses and Challenges of DSS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cases - The George Washington University Data-Driven Decision Support Project, Pfizer uses Alphablox Web-based platform to create Sales Analysis Decision Support application </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assignment 2 at end Week 4 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Test 1 at beginning of Week 4 </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Lesson plans <ul><li>Sub Module 3: Database Management (Week 6 –Week 8) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Overview of Database Management Systems, Objectives, Role, Advantages & Disadvantages of DBMS, SQL, Uses of Database for Integration across Functional Areas, Database Applications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cases – Motorola’s Biometrics Solutions Require Large Self- Managing Database </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assignment 3 in Week 7 </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Lesson plans <ul><li>Sub Module 4: Systems Analysis & Design (Week 9 – Week 12) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>SDLC – System Development Life Cycle, Software Development Models </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>System Analysis: SRS, DFD, DD, Decision Tables </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Design Methods, Detailed System Design, Design Documentation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cases - Discovery Communications Digs Out of Mountains of Documents, Overhauling the Information Systems Environment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Test 2 at beginning of Week 8 </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Lesson plans <ul><li>Sub Module 5: System Implementation & Testing (Week 13- Week 16) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Implementation, Evaluation, Planning, Organizing, Testing, & Changeover </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Evaluation Approaches </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cases - Security Loopholes, System Failure! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assignment 4 in Week 15 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Test 3 at end of Week 16 </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. Presentation Topics <ul><li>Front Office Management For A Large Bank </li></ul><ul><li>Supply Chain Management at McDonalds </li></ul><ul><li>Sales Management System For A Retail Outlet </li></ul><ul><li>Railway Reservation System For Indian Railways </li></ul><ul><li>Front Office Management For A Large Luxury Hotel </li></ul><ul><li>Library Management System in Any University/Public Library </li></ul><ul><li>Bus Reservation For A State Transport Corporation </li></ul><ul><li>Front Office Management For A Typical/Large Bank </li></ul><ul><li>Airline Reservation System </li></ul><ul><li>Hospital Management In Apollo Hospitals </li></ul><ul><li>Election Voting System </li></ul>