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Introduction to Information Systems
An Information System is a man-made system that facilitates an organization’s operational functions and supports management decision making by providing information that managers can use to plan and control the activities of the firm. This free online course in Information Systems enables the learner to explore the system’s components, explain elements in the study of Information Systems, identify what a business process is and explain the features of quality information. The course will be of interest to business professionals who would like to gain a basic knowledge and understanding of Information Systems.
To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.
The student will be able to: - list and explain the elements in the study of information systems; - describe the system output flow and users; - describe the “Business Process” model; - identify the difference between data and information.
|Module 1: What is an Information System?|
|Module 2: Logical Components of a Business Process|
|Module 3: Management Uses of Information|
|Module 4: Introduction to Information Systems Assessment|