Course Title Course Code Program Level

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
42 70 112 3 4

Teaching Staff Prof. Dr.Hadi GÖKÇEN
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Elective
Prerequisites None
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives To teach information systems and related subjects, management information systems and system development tools and methodology (including database design), decision support system.
Course Content Course description includes; Introduction to information systems and computer based information information systems, informatioın sytem development tool, database management systems, system development approaches, communication and network systems, internet and electronic commerce, decision support systems, DSS development and Excel applications, Data oriented DSS- Data warehouse and data mining, Structured Query Language (SQL).
Learning Outcomes (LO) To gain the ability of information system modelling, DSS development and basic SQL using.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION SYSTEMS: Information and related definitions, system and system concept, system approach, decision making in management
2. Week INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION SYSTEMS: Decision types, information filtering, information systems and its types
3. Week COMPUTER BASED INFORMATION SYSTEMS: Transaction processing systems (TPS), Management information systems and related topics, Decision support systems
4. Week COMPUTER BASED INFORMATION SYSTEMS: Decision support systems, Office automated systems, Artificial intelligence and expert systems, Executive information systems
5. Week INFORMATION SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT TOOLS: Flowcharts, Data flow diagrams, Structured language, Decision tables, Decision trees, HIPO
6. Week DATABASE DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT: Data sources and data management, Database models, Database management system components.
7. Week DATABASE DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT: Relational database design
8. Week DATABASE DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT: Relational database design
9. Week SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT APPROACHES : System development life cycle (SDLC) Prototyping, Application software packages, End user development, CASE (Computer Aided System/Software Engineering) tools, Object oriented methodology, Hybrid methodology.
10. Week COMMUNICATION AND NETWORK SYSTEMS: Network topologies, network types INTERNET AND ELECTRONIC COMMERCE; Internet, Intranet and Extranet, Electronic commerce and related definitions.
11. Week DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS -General :  General DSS definitions, properties, components, functions, model development phases, group DSS and alternatives, Model base management, User interface management, Data management.
12. Week DSS development-Excel applications
13. Week DSS development-Excel applications
14. Week Data Oriented DSS- Data warehouse and data mining, Structured Query Language (SQL).
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
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Labs (%)
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Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References 1. Gökçen, H., Yönetim Bilgi Sistemleri, Palme yayıncılık, 2007 2. Turban, E. ve Aranson, J.E., Liang, T.P., , Decision Support Systems and Intelligent Systems, 7th Ed., Prentice-Hall, 2005. 3. Laudon, K.C. ve Laudon, J.P., Management Information Systems, 9th Ed., Prentice-Hall, 2005
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