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These course descriptions are not being updated as of August 1, 2016. Current course descriptions are maintained in LionPATH.

Information Systems (INFSY)

INFSY 535 Object-Oriented Design and Programming in Business (3) Overview of key concepts in object design and the application of these concepts in business software development.

INFSY 535 Object-Oriented Design and Program Development in Business (3)

INFSY 535 will be among the courses making up those prescribed in the MS&IS program and would normally be taken early in the Program. It is a prerequisite to several additional courses that are listed as part of the program. The course is intended to provide students with backgrounds in object-oriented design and to understand the application of these concepts to business problems. Students will learn basic object concepts and develop skills to implement programs utilizing object tools.

As managers in the technology environment, students need to have an understanding of how projects are implemented. To be successful they also need to learn how to work together to design, implement, and manage technology projects.

The goals of INFSY 535 are to:
1) Expose students to principles and concepts within the object oriented programming environment,
2) Teach students basic principles of project management and to manage a collaborative environment,
3) Teach students how to apply an object-oriented language in a business environment,
4) Show students how these techniques increase productivity of complex systems,
5) Develop team skills when programming complex systems and
6) Prepare students to continue in the program.
General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Spring 2017 Future: Spring 2017

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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