MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM
Objectives: To familiarise the students with the fundamental concepts of information
system and its role in business decision making
Foundation of information systems ; a framework for business users - Roles of
information systems - System concept - Organisation as a system - components of
Information systems - IS Activities - Types of IS.
IS for operations and decision making :Marketing IS , Manufacturing IS , Human
Resource IS , Accounting IS and Financial IS - Transaction processing systems
Information Reporting system - Information for Strategic Advantage .
DSS and AI : DSS models and software :The decision making process - Structured ,semi
structured and Unstructured problems ; What if analysis , sensitivity analysis , Goal
seeking Analysis and Optimizing Analysis . Overview of AI , Neural networks Fuzzy
logic Systems ,Genetic Algorithms - Expert systems.
Managing Information Technology :Managing Information Resources and technologies
IS architecture and management - Centralized , Decentralized and Distributed - EDI
supply chain management-CRM-ERP.
Security and Ethical Challenges : IS controls - facility control and procedural control -
Risks to online operations - Denial of service, spoofing - Ethics for IS professional -
social challenges of Information technology .
MBA Common Subjects