Management of information systems

Course Description

The course focuses on developing effective strategies and policies through the implementation of information management systems as the only “communication bridge” between people, technology, business needs and organizations.

Target group

Anyone interested to develop effective business strategies by implementing and managing information systems. Professionals needing to implement information systems to automate and integrate business processes to connect the entire organization, including suppliers and customers, in a web-enabled computing environment.

Course aim

The participants will explore and learn to manage the potential effect on business of the most current information systems, the hardware and software involved and how information systems contribute to provide competitive advantage, re-engineer business processes, problem solving, and decision-making. From a managerial viewpoint, participants will learn to operationalize business objectives and strategies by means of information systems and their implementation in the business. From a technological viewpoint, participants will build an understanding of the functional capabilities of information systems and of innovative ways to perform business and gain strategic advantage.

Course structure

Module 1 – Foundations of information systems in business

Module 2 – Gaining competitive advantage using IT

Module 3 – Data Resource Management

Module 4 – Telecommunications and Networks

Module 5 – E-Business Systems and E-Commerce Systems

Module 6 – Decision Support Systems

Module 7 – Developing business/IT strategies

Module 8 – Security and ethical challenges

Module 9 – Management of information systems in global enterprises

Course certificate

After successful completion of the course you will receive a Certificate of Completion, issued in electronic format.

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Scholars Detail

  • Cherif Abdelfattah Cherif Abdelfattah Designation: Project Management Professional Holder of PMP and ITIL certification, Mr Abdelfattah worked for almost 20 years for the World Trade Organization, managing information systems teams and building robust...

Course Feature

  • Date: 24 August 2020
  • Fee: 295 Swiss francs
  • Type: on-line/internet based
  • Participants: N.A.
  • Duration: 5 weeks
  • Skills: No prerequisits
  • Language: English
  • Assessment: Self