This course will provide the candidate with the knowledge to understand how Information Technology [IT] is used in technology-based organizations. It will cover all aspects of systems architectures and systems life cycles, including how to evaluate, justify and acquire new IT. It will review how data are collected and turned into information by all parts of the organization with an emphasis on how that information can be used in problem solving. The business issues arising from the introduction and use of Information Technology will be discussed, including those associated with investment, training and support.
This course forms part of the Bachelor of Technology in TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT degree program. You may proceed to register for this course online, or by contacting Student Information and Enrollment Services (SIES) at 604-434-1610 or 1-866-434-1610 Toll-Free (Canada and US only). Please click on the following link for IMPORTANT DETAILED INFORMATION regarding this course. www.bcit.ca/files/transportation/pdf/tmgt7123classroom.pdf
Upon successful completion, the candidate will be able to:
apply an adequate technology information system vocabulary through participation in class presentations and case study analysis.
demonstrate an adequate knowledge of information system design, evaluation and acquisition by performing team assessments and participating in group discussions of these processes.
describe specific functional applications in regard to how IT supports various business functions including accounting, finance, human resources, marketing, production and operations management.
interpret reports at all levels based on the uses of and relationships between Manufacturing, Human Resources and Technology Information Systems, and synthesize these into making actionable decisions for a business.
analyze complexity and diversity of the accounting department's data gathering process and apply this information for generating more effective solutions for problems.
demonstrate the ability to plan for new IT solutions based on the above concepts and through the analysis of practical examples and case studies.
Effective as of Spring/Summer 2004
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