13E114IS1 - Information Systems 1

Course specification
Course title Information Systems 1
Acronym 13E114IS1
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Computer Engineering and Informatics
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
The goal An understanding of the significance and characteristics of information systems. An introduction to traditional information systems development. An introduction to object-oriented information systems development.
The outcome Knowledge on traditional information systems development.. Knowledge on object-oriented information systems development.
URL to the subject page
URL to lectures
Contents of lectures INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION SYSTEMS (IS): The significance, classification and structure of IS. TRADITIONAL IS DEVELOPMENT: Logical IS development. Physical IS development. OBJECT-ORIENTED IS DEVELOPMENT: General and detailed use cases. Environment - IS interaction. Using UML diagrams for modelling of IS data. Using UML diagrams for modelling of IS funtionality.
Contents of exercises Logical IS data design. Logical IS functionality design. Object-oriented IS logical design
  1. Information System Development, D.Avison, G.Fitzgerald, McGraw-Hill
  2. Database systems, T.Connoly, C.Begg, Addison-Wesley
  3. UML for the IT Business Analyst, H.Podeswa, Course Technology
  4. selected tasks in electronic form
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
2 2 1
Methods of teaching Lectures. Exercises. Laboratory exercises. Homework.
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 70
Practical lessons 10 Oral examination 0
Colloquia 20
Seminars 0