MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM (BC-302(N2))
Max. Marks 100
External Assessment 60
Instruction for paper setter
The question paper will consist of two sections A and B. Sections B will have Six
questions and will carry 10 marks each. Section A will have 10 short answer type
questions, which will cover the entire syllabus uniformly and will carry 20 marks in
Instructions for Candidates
Candidates are required to attempt four questions from section B and the entire
Use of non-programmable scientific calculator is allowed.
Introduction to Systems and Basic Systems Concepts, Types of Systems, The
Systems Approach, Information Systems: Definition & Characteristics, Types of
Information, Role of Information in Decision - Making, Sub - Systems of an
Information system: EDP and MIS, management levels, EDP/MIS/DSS.
An overview of Management Information System: Definition & Characteristics,
Components of MIS, Frame Work for Understanding MIS: Robert Anthony's Hierarchy
of Management Activity, Information requirements & Levels of Management, Simon's
Model of decision- Making, Structured Vs Un-structured decisions, Formal Vs.
Developing Information Systems: Analysis & Design of Information Systems:
Implementation & Evaluation, Pitfalls in MIS Development.
Functional MIS: A Study of Marketing, Personnel, Financial and Production MIS.
1. J. Kanter, "Management /information Systems", PHI.
2. Gordon B. Davis & M.H. Olson, "Management Information Systems : Conceptual
Foundation, structure & Development".
3. Robert G. Murdick & Joel E. Ross & James R. Claggett, "Information Systems for
Modern Management" PHI.
4. Lucas, "Analysis, Design & Implementation of Information System.
GRADING FOR INTERNALS(subject to change)
MSE 15 marks
Attendance and Class Performance 5
The students will be divided into Various Groups and the topics will be given.
RULES THAT ‘WE’ NEED TO FOLLOW
1. Attendance Criteria – 75% (NO COMPROMISES!!)
2. You are expected to be class on/before scheduled time. You will be allowed
to enter in class in first 5 minutes of lecture. After that you will not be
allowed to enter the classroom. No excuses for being late.
3. Make sure you are not absent on Presentation day or tests. Zero marks
would be awarded to absentees. You’ll be informed well in advance about
the important deadlines.
Assignments have to be submitted on the date announced and won’t be accepted
after the due date.