Management Information Systems Essentials - Level 1

General

Program Description

Management Information Systems Essentials – Level 1

KEY INFORMATION

  • Course Code: IS102A
  • Duration: 1 week
  • Fee: £2625

COURSE OUTLINE

Business Processes, Information Systems, and Information

  • The need to understand business processes
  • Business process modeling
  • Using IS to improve process quality
  • What is information?
  • Data characteristics required for quality information

Hardware and Software

  • Computer hardware
  • Operating systems software
  • Applications software
  • Open source software as a viable alternative

Database Processing

  • The purpose of a database
  • What is a database management system (DBMS)?
  • Database applications to make databases more useful
  • What is a NoSQL DBMS?

The Cloud

  • Why is the cloud the future for most organizations?
  • Using the cloud
  • Using cloud services securely

Organisations and Information Systems

  • How do IS vary by scope?
  • Solving departmental silos through enterprise systems
  • Customer relationship management (CRM), enterprise resource planning (ERP), and enterprise application integration (EAI)
  • Inter-enterprise IS

Target audience

This MIS course is suitable for:

  • Those who wish to assess, evaluate, and apply emerging information systems (IS) technology to business.
  • Those who wish to take an active role in systems development to create an IS that meets their needs.
  • Those who need to learn how to employ IS to accomplish their job tasks.
  • Those who want to use IS to achieve their business strategies.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Appreciate the uses of business processes, information systems, and information in organizations.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of hardware and software and their place in management information systems.
  • Recognise the key features and technologies deployed in database management and processing.
  • Explain what the cloud is and be able to identify the potential opportunities and threats that cloud computing offers to organizations
  • Recognise the primary benefits of information systems in organizations including the application of customer relationship management (CRM), enterprise resource planning (ERP), and enterprise application integration (EAI).

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • 30 hours of classroom-based training
  • Apple iPad
Last updated September 2019

About the School

London Business Training & Consulting (LBTC) is the UK’s premier business and management training and consulting service provider. We cater to both individual and organisational clients from all o ... Read More

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