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Course Description

Computer Information Systems - CIS 250

Systems Development and Design (4-0) 4 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

The student will be made aware of various tools available to the systems analyst in solving business problems. Basic tools are used by the student in the design of a system for a practical business application. Emphasis is placed on the communication between the systems analyst and the other levels of management. "Selling" of new systems and methods is stressed. Detailed steps of each phase of systems design are shown in their relationship to the overall study.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • Completed (9) nine total credit hours of Computer Information Systems and/or Computer Networking Technology courses.

Course Competencies

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

  • Explain the terminology of the development process.
  • Identify the steps in the systems development process.
  • Examine the basic techniques of systems design.
  • Explore Modeling Tools.
  • Defend solutions to specific team projects.
  • Create team presentations.
  • Create individual presentations.
  • Demonstrate teamwork.
  • Facilitate teams to solve problems.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2018; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/27/2018

 250142897System Development & Design 4McAllister B$52.000/24/0ClosedM  06:00 PM-09:54 PM AS600

Winter; 2019; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/14/2019

 250112886Sys Dev & Design 4McAllister B$52.000/24/1ClosedW  06:00 PM-09:54 PM AS900