Information Systems (2015/2016)

Course code
4S002866
Name of lecturer
Barbara Oliboni
Coordinator
Barbara Oliboni
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
ING-INF/05 - INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEMS
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
I semestre dal Oct 1, 2015 al Jan 29, 2016.

Lesson timetable

I semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall I  
Thursday 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall I  

Learning outcomes

The main aim of this course is introducing the students to the issues related to the design and use of information systems.
Some notions will be given to students, concerning some organizational and management aspects of information systems within complex organisations. In addition, security aspects will be considered by introducing social engineering.
Moreover, cooperative information systems will be considered.

Syllabus

- Structure and functions of an information system.
-- Economic, organizational, and management issues.
-- Business Process Reengineering.

- Social engineering.

- Cooperative information systems.
-- Workflow systems.

- Management information systems.

- Decision support systems.
-- Datawarehouse systems.
-- Data mining techniques.

- Multi-channel Information Systems.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Thomas Allweyer BPMN 2.0 - Introduction to the Standard for Business Process Modeling (Edizione 2) Herstellung und Verlag 2010 978-3-8391-4985-0
Matteo Golfarelli, Stefano Rizzi Data Warehouse - Teoria e pratica della progettazione McGraw Hill 2006 9788838662911

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral test with exercises and questions.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016