27210046 - Information System

Crédits ECTS 3
Volume horaire total 19
Volume horaire CM 12
Volume horaire TD 7

Responsables

Objectifs

  1. to be able to understand the different challenges of information systems (IS) in the life cycle of a company and the impact of the digitalization of different processes
  2. to be able to handle a spreadsheet like Excel or a tool like Power BI in order to process data
  • To understand the role of information systems in transforming business and the impact of rapid evolution of technologies in managing business
  • To understand the impact of information systems in business process
  • To understand the different systems to improve collaboration and what technologies they are using
  • To understand the importance of information systems infrastructure and its components in terms of hardware software platforms and trends
 
  • Being able to understand the different aspect of a company's information systems
  • Being able to understand the technological evolution of IS and integrating it as an opportunity for business’ innovation
  • Being able to process data in different formats create a data model and build dashboards that can be shared on a collaborative platform

Contenu

Introduction of information systems today
  • Importance of IS in business managemeng
  • The business value of IS
Information systems infrastructure
  • Issues in IS infrastructure
  • Software and hardware trends in IT infrastructure
Security issues in information systems
  • IS vulnerabilities
  • The business value securing and controlling IS
Ethical issues in information systems
  • Ethical, social and political issues of IS
  • Protection of individual and intellectual privacy
Workshop
Power Query, Power BI
Datavizualization with Power BI Desktop

Bibliographie

BOOKS USED AS REFERENCE:
  • Laudon K.C. and Laudon J.P., Management Information Systems - Managing the Digital Firm, Pearson, 2017

Contrôles des connaissances

Final Exam
Written, 2 hours

Continuing Examination
In class examination

Informations complémentaires

TEACHING METHODS
PowerPoint, Videos, Excel files and other format files (CSV, XML, Access…) to transform and exploit data using Power Query, Power Pivot et Power BI Desktop

PRE-REQUISITE
Basics of Excel