Undergraduate Information Science

IS U470: Information System Design and Development

Discusses the planning, analysis, design, and implementation of computer-based information systems, focusing on the methodologies and procedures used in organizational problem solving and systems development. Topics include: the systems development life cycle; project management; requirements analysis and specification; feasibility and cost-benefit analysis; logical and physical design; prototyping; system validation, deployment, and post-implementation review. Additional topics may include: platform and database selection and integration issues; CASE tools; end-user training; maintenance; and object-oriented analysis and design.
Prerequisites:
IS U300 and CS U370.
Credit hours: 4 SH
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