Module Information

Module Identifier
DS32410
Module Title
Management Information Systems
Academic Year
2017/2018
Co-ordinator
Semester
Distance Learning
External Examiners
  • Ms Jacqueline P Urwin (College Librarian - Durham University)
 
Other Staff

Course Delivery

 

Assessment

Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Assessment Project Assignment  100%

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module, students should be able to:

  • develop an awareness of management information needs and decision-making activity in an environment of "information use";
  • appreciate the design of systems which support management decision-making in all types of organisation;
  • use an integrated software tool for decision support, including production of management reports;
  • acquire skills in evaluating information systems in the corporate environment

Brief description

This module will enable students to understand, use and design systems to aid management decision-making in all types of organisations. It covers the appropriate use of supporting technology in this area of information management. This includes design of a management information system and use of an actual system.


Notes

This module is at CQFW Level 6