Course Number & Name: CIS 212 Systems Analysis and Design
Credit Hours: 3.0 Contact Hours: 3.0 Lecture: 3.0 Lab: N/A Other: N/A
Prerequisites: Grade of “C” or better in CIS 107, CIS 111, CIS 114, CIS 131, CIS 135, CIS 136, CIS 137, CIS 139, CIS 152, CIS 153, CIS 235 OR CIS 237
Concurrent Courses: Grade of “C” or better in RDG 096 and ENG 096 OR ESL 105 AND ESL 106
Course Description: This course gives an overview of the system development life cycle covering information gathering and reporting activities from the analysis phase through the maintenance and support phase. The course introduces the classical and structural tools/techniques for describing processes, data flows, data structures, file and database design, input/output design and program specifications.
<!–Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:
- describe and implement a practical approach to systems analysis and design using a blend of traditional development and current technologies;
- describe the system’s development life cycle; and
- explain how information systems support business requirements in today’s intensely competitive environment.