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INFS1020-A Intro Decision Support Systems    (Fall 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account.
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Session, Dates: 2 (08/23/2014 - 10/17/2014)

Days: ONLINE

Time: -

Location: Internet/Online

Room:

Seats Available: 3 Seats

Credits: 3

The following additional fees apply to this section:   Fully Online Fee : $150.00

Course Description

This course provides the student with an understanding of computers, essential computer hardware and software, and the impact of information technology on organizations and society. The complexity of designing effective information systems is discussed, and the student learns to compare, analyze, and evaluate information from various systems. The course involves both an overview of technological concepts and student practice in solving typical information-related problems. The importance of logical reasoning and solving specific technical problems is addressed by developing structured logic combined with software. Course also includes Excel and Access software

About The Instructor

Jim Leone, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Computer and Info Systems
Computer and Information Systems


leone@rmu.edu
412-397-6448 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 322
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