Information Systems (ISYS)
ISYS 5309 Computer Tech Applications 3 SCH (3)
Study of computer hardware and software technology with emphasis on price versus performance issues and matching system capabilities to intermediate and advanced business applications.
ISYS 5310 Org & Mgt of Bus Databases 3 SCH (3)
A study of important issues in the design and implementation of databases for business enterprises with emphasis on the relational model. Study of non-relational database models such as object-oriented, hierarchical and network. Hands-on experience will be provided using a current rational database product. Prerequisite: ISYS 5309 or permission of the instructor.
ISYS 5320 Decision Support Systems 3 SCH (3)
A study of computer-based systems that support unstructured and semi-structured decision making by individuals or groups. These systems include: decision support systems, group decision support systems, executive information systems and expert systems. Prerequisite: ISYS 5309 or permission of the instructor.
ISYS 5330 Telecommunications 3 SCH (3)
A study of concepts, principles and technologies allowing the integration of information and telecommunications systems to support the internal and external activities of business enterprises. Prerequisite: ISYS 5309 or permission of the instructor.
ISYS 5340 Sys Analysis Design and Impl 3 SCH (3)
A study of systems analysis, design and implementation techniques that can be used to analyze and improve or create organizational information and communication systems.
ISYS 5342 Data Mining & Cyber Forensics 3 SCH (3)
A study of Cyber Forensics, which is the science of finding and securing digital evidence within company networks. Discussion will focus on the increasing demand for Cyber Forensics usage, which is being driven by the proliferation and complexity of security issues increasingly being faced by companies.
ISYS 5347 Infor Systems & Bus Analytics 3 SCH (3)
This course provides an understanding of issues related to management information systems; the concepts and applications of methods and models to support the managerial decision-making process. Focus is on the understanding of knowledge management, data warehousing, data mining, predictive and prescriptive analytics.
ISYS 5351 Databases & Data Warehousing 3 SCH (3)
Database design with emphasis on the Relational Database Model. Concepts on data warehousing and on-line analysis processing (OLAP) and the differences between operational database systems and data warehouses are covered. Prerequisite: ISYS 5347.
ISYS 5352 Exp. Data Analysis & Visual 3 SCH (3)
Explore data and data sources. Find, extract, understand, process, aggregate, and summarize data for further analysis and model definition utilizing established procedures and methods, including tabular and visualization reports. Prerequisite: ISYS 5347.
ISYS 5353 Predictive Analytics 3 SCH (3)
Explore data mining techniques for efficient data retrieval and process. Learn to identify and discern the right predictive analytic techniques for diverse business problems. Students will be exposed to analytics software. Prerequisite: ISYS 5347.
ISYS 5359 Spec Prob in Computer Info Sys 3 SCH (3)
Study, research or internship in ISYS. May be repeated once for credit. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.