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Graduate Degree Programs

Information Systems (INFSY)

INFSY 535 Object-Oriented Design and Program Development in Business (3) Overview of key concepts in object design and the application of these concepts in business software development.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: admission to MBA or MSIS Program or Program approval  

INFSY 540 Information Technology and Knowledge Management (3) Information systems management, enterprise models of information technology, information technology and knowledge management.
Effective: Spring 2005
Prerequisite: admission to M.B.A. or MS/IS program or program permission  

INFSY 543 Electronic Commerce (3) Overview of key aspects of E-Commerce within an organizational context including coverage of managerial issues and supporting technology.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: INFSY 540 or permission of the Program  

INFSY 547 WEB Enabled Technologies (3) Integrating design principles and applying technologies that support business related, web-based applications.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: INFSY 535 or permission of the Program  

INFSY 554 Master's Project (3) Development of an original master's project in the student's field of interest and preparation of a paper.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: last 6 credits of Master's in the Information Systems program  

INFSY 555 Data Management Systems (3) Concepts and theory of database management systems explored through data modeling and planning techniques.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: INFSY 535  

INFSY 556 Data Warehousing (3) The study of the requirements collection, design, and development of data warehouses.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: INFSY 555  

INFSY 560 Data Communications Systems and Networks (3) Hardware and software concepts relevant to current communications and networking technology. The importance of telecommunications is emphasized.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: INFSY 540  

INFSY 563 Network Security (3) This is a study of network security concepts, technology and issues. Authentication, privacy and integrity of messages are analyzed.
Effective: Summer 2004
Prerequisite: INFSY 535 andINFSY 560 or permission of program  

INFSY 565 Intelligent Systems in Business (3) This course will emphasize the analysis, design, and application of intelligent systems within organizational settings.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: INFSY 535  

INFSY 566 Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery (3) The study and application of data mining techniques used to mine patterns in large transactional databases.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: INFSY 565  

INFSY 570 Software Engineering in the Analysis and Design of Information Systems (3) Software engineering concepts, specifically the analysis and design of structured information systems using computer-aided software engineering (CASE).
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: INFSY 535  

INFSY 575 Seminar in Information Technology Management (3) Examination of selected topics relevant to current and future managerial and organizational issues of information technology.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: INFSY 555 orINFSY 570  

INFSY 587 Global Information Technology (3) Comprehensive coverage of components, applications, and issues of global information technology management in organizations worldwide.
Effective: Summer 1997
Prerequisite: INFSY 555 orINFSY 570  

INFSY 590 Colloquium (1-3) Continuing seminars that consist of a series of individual lectures by faculty, students, or outside speakers.
Effective: Fall 2009
 

INFSY 595 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction, including field experience, practicums, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Spring 1997
 

INFSY 596 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 1992
 

INFSY 597 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Spring 1999
 

INFSY 890 Colloquium (1-3 per semester/maximum of 9) Continuing professionally oriented seminars that consist of a series of individual lectures by faculty, students, or outside speakers.
Effective: Spring 2015
 

INFSY 896 Individual Studies (1-9 per semester/maximum of 9) Creative projects with a professional orientation, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2015
 

INFSY 897 Special Topics (1-9 per semester/maximum of 9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject with a professional orientation that may be offered infrequently.
Effective: Spring 2015
 

INFSY 897A Business Strategies for Big Data (3) The course will examine the entire life cycle of a data analytics project, from data origination through collection, filtering, tool selection, calculation, and communication. Particular emphasis will be placed on problem formulation: what is the business issue at hand, what data might be useful in understanding that issue, and what tools can be most usefully applied in a particular context. In addition, communication skills will be emphasized: how does data inform the decision-making process, when the audience likely lacks the specialized quantitative literacy of the project team? Other important considerations include many facets of information privacy: students will consider the ethical and legal implications of de-anonymization, of deep insight into individual behavior, and of opt-in versus opt-out models of participation.
Effective: Summer 2016 Ending: Summer 2016
 

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