DSS 200 Introduction to Information Systems (3 credits)
Information systems play a critical operational, tactical and strategic role in global businesses. Technology has both a direct and indirect impact on how firms do business, where they do business, and on the products and services they market. In this course, the dynamic and ongoing impact of technology on business operations is examined at the industry, corporate, and individual levels. Topics examined include technology’s effect on business processes, services, and products, the supply chain, customer relationship management, decision-making, knowledge management, communications, outsourcing, information security, and the ethical use of technology.