Information Systems (2016/2017)

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 sem. dal Oct 3, 2016 al Jan 31, 2017.

Lesson timetable

I sem.
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall I  
Friday 2:30 PM - 5:30 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.

At the end of the course, the student will be able to design and manage an information system. In particular, the student will be able to design and manage a decision support system and to design and analyse business processes. Moreover, the student will be able to understand system requirements and to communicate in a suitable way with stakeholders.

Syllabus

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

- Social engineering.

- Cooperative information systems.
-- Workflow systems.
-- Process modeling.

- Decision support systems.
-- Datawarehouse systems.

- Multi-channel Information Systems.
- Cognitive Computing and 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 - 2016/2017