British Columbia Institute of


OPMT 7740 - Integrated MIS

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Please note that starting January 2019, OPMT7750 Data Modelling and Business Intelligence will replace OPMT7740 Integrated MIS. OPMT7740 will be discontinued at the end of December 2018. Enables you to appreciate the types of data that are collected into functional databases, how the data are synthesized into management information and how this information can be integrated into the strategic decision-making process. Helps you understand current business practices for strategic information technologies, microcomputing, digital communication, image processing, relational database, artificial intelligence, graphics, voice process, CASE, CAD/CAM, open systems, and EDI. You will be able to prepare and deliver effective oral and written presentations to management, while working with your project team to achieve common objectives.





Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 45089

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Dec 17 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 320
Sep 10 - Dec 17 Online
Sep 17 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 320
Oct 15 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 320
Oct 29 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 320
Nov 19 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 320
Dec 03 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 320
Dec 17 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 320


Denise Calvert

Course Outline




  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Course registration restricted to students registered in the Bachelor of Business Administration Program. BBA students requiring course approval, please call the Degree Programs Administrator at 604-432-8609. This is a hybrid version of OPMT7740. Mandatory in-class sessions will fall on the following Mondays: September 10, 17, October 15, 29, November 19, December 3, 17. The remainder of the class will be run via D2L.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Understand network:
    • Basics (clients, peers and servers)
    • Types (e.g., peer-to-peer, client-server application, domain, and web servers)
    • Topologies (e.g., bus, ring and star)
    • Media (e.g., cable, wireless, NIC)
    • Protocols (e.g., IP, IPX, NetBEUI, TCP, SPX, NetBIOS, UDP, DNS, and DHCP)
    • Architectures (e.g., Ethernet, Fibre, Broadband, packets, frames)
    • Naming and Security
    • Connectivity (e.g., analog, digital)
  • Understand E-Commerce:
    • Basics (definitions, framework, infrastructure, classification, benefits/limitations, business pressures and business process reengineering)
    • Intranet/Extranet/Internet (functions, uses, categories, elements, firewall and VPN)
    • Infrastructure (architecture, domains, URL, web server, security, e-store, analysis)
    • Solutions (hardware and software server selection, hosting, ASP and site acceleration)
  • Understand E-Business:
    • Basic processes
    • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
    • Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
    • Selling Chain Management
    • Supply Chain Management (SCM)
    • E-Procurement
    • Security and payment
    • Business Intelligence (e.g., Online Analytical Processing or OLAP)
    • Developing a strategy (overview only)

Effective as of Fall 2015


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