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INFORMATION SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND DESIGN
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Hong Kong - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) - 'Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)'
UC Course SubjectBusiness Administration
Number & Suffix: 131
Full UC Title: INFORMATION SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND DESIGN 
Transcript Title: INFO SYSTEMS ANALYS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: Many firms attempt to develop new information systems (IS) to gain competitive advantages and deal with various challenges in an increasingly competitive business world. The primary objective of IS development is not to create a wonderful system, but to facilitate and improve the work processes for a firm to achieve better performance. This course provide an overview of fundamental principles of IS development methodologies. The primary objective is to understand business-IS alignment and to provide the key skills related to IS development, including understanding the IS development process; how to capture and analyze user requirements; and how to document those requirements using proper methodologies and modeling tools, and be ready to move into the design and implementation phase of the systems development cycle. Topics include the process by which large software systems are built by teams of developers; techniques for modeling data and process requirements using computer-aided software engineering (CASE) tools. Assessment: midterm exam, final exam, participation, team project. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: INFORMATION SYSTEMS ANALYSIS & DESIGN 
Partner University Department: Information Systems, Business Statistics, and Operations Management 
Partner University Course Number: ISOM3210