ERIC Number: ED299428
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Applied Information Systems. Course Five. Information Systems Curriculum.
O'Neil, Sharon Lund; Everett, Donna R.
This course is the fifth of seven in the Information Systems curriculum. The purpose of the course is to build on skills acquired in the earlier courses. It reviews the importance of information to management and the organization and information systems concepts within an office. These components are provided for each task area: behavioral objective, suggested teaching strategies, content, and summary. Topics covered include principles related to the importance of information, information resources management, and change; recognition, discussion, and research of proposed solutions and/or compromises for given problems in office automation; development and application of problem-solving techniques; information gathering to write and present oral and written reports for a variety of information systems problems and recognition of the value of teamwork; and application of problem-solving and project planning techniques. Appendixes include visuals (transparencies and other teacher materials), student materials (student handouts, work sheets, and exercise materials), evaluation (end-of-task and end-of-unit questions, test items, etc.), and references (including articles and an eight-page bibliography). (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Austin.
Authoring Institution: Houston Univ., TX. Coll. of Technology.; Association of Information Systems Professionals, Deerfield, IL.
Note: For related documents, see CE 051 053-059.