BA5205

Information Management

HBS > Professional Core > Information Management
Course ID
BA5205
Level
Post Graduation
Semester
Semester II

OBJECTIVES:
• To understand the importance of information in business.
• To know the technologies and methods used for effective decision making in an organization.

UNIT I INTRODUCTION
Data, Information, Intelligence, Information Technology, Information System, evolution, types based on functions and hierarchy, System development methodologies, Functional Information Systems, DSS, EIS, KMS, GIS, International Information System.

UNIT II SYSTEM ANALYSIS AND DESIGN
Case tools – System flow chart, Decision table, Data flow Diagram (DFD), Entity Relationship (ER), Object Oriented Analysis and Design(OOAD), UML diagram.

UNIT III DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
DBMS – HDBMS, NDBMS, RDBMS, OODBMS, Query Processing, SQL, Concurrency Management, Data warehousing and Data Mart.

UNIT IV SECURITY, CONTROL AND REPORTING
Security, Testing, Error detection, Controls, IS Vulnerability, Disaster Management, Computer Crimes, Securing the Web, Intranets and Wireless Networks, Software Audit, Ethics in IT, User Interface and reporting.

UNIT V NEW IT INITIATIVES
Role of information management in ERP, e-business, e-governance, Data Mining, Business Intelligence, Pervasive Computing, Cloud computing, CMM.

TOTAL: 45 PERIODS

OUTCOMES:
• Gains knowledge on effective applications of information systems in business

REFERENCES :

  1. Robert Schultheis and Mary Summer, Management Information Systems – The Managers View, Tata McGraw Hill, 2008.
  2. Kenneth C. Laudon and Jane Price Laudon, Management Information Systems – Managing the digital firm, PHI Learning / Pearson Education, PHI, Asia, 2012.
  3. Rahul de, MIS in Business, Government and Society, Wiley India Pvt Ltd, 2012.
  4. Gordon Davis, Management Information System : Conceptual Foundations, Structure and Development, Tata McGraw Hill, 21st Reprint 2008.
  5. Haag, Cummings and Mc Cubbrey, Management Information Systems for the Information Age, McGraw Hill, 2005. 9th edition, 2013.
  6. Turban, McLean and Wetherbe, Information Technology for Management –Transforming Organisations in the Digital Economy, John Wiley, 6th Edition, 2008.
  7. Raymond McLeod and Jr. George P. Schell, Management Information Systems,Pearson Education, 2007.
  8. James O Brien, Management Information Systems – Managing Information Technology in the E-business enterprise, Tata McGraw Hill, 2004.
  9. Raplh Stair and George Reynolds, Information Systems, Cengage Learning, 10th Edition, 2012 .
  10. Corey Schou and Dan Shoemaker, Information Assurance for the Enterprise – A Roadmap to Information Security, Tata McGraw Hill, 2007.
  11. Frederick Gallegor, Sandra Senft, Daniel P. Manson and Carol Gonzales,Information Technology Control and Audit, Auerbach Publications, 4th Edition, 2013.