Management of Information Systems Course Start Date: 12/13/2010 Winter Break: 12/20/10 to 1/3/11 Course End Date: 2/27/2011 Please print a copy of this syllabus for handy reference. Whenever there is a question about what assignments are due, please remember this syllabus is considered the ruling document. Copyright Copyright ©2009 by University of Phoenix. All rights reserved. University of Phoenix© is a registered trademark of Apollo Group, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.
Microsoft©, Windows©, and Windows NT© are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. All other company and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Use of these marks is not intended to imply endorsement, sponsorship, or affiliation. Edited in accordance with University of Phoenix© editorial standards and practices. Welcome to IT/205 MANAGEMENT OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS This course introduces you to a different world of information technology. This course introduces you to how information technology is managed in business.
You will examine the technology concepts included in business systems, networking, and project management, and explore the systems development life cycle. Specific topics for the course include: hardware components, software applications, operating systems, databases, programming, as well as the security, privacy, and safety issues associated with information technology. Facilitator Information Cristina Oliver [email protected] phoenix. edu (University of Phoenix) [email protected] om (Personal) 919-617-1420 (EST) Facilitator Availability Greetings Everyone! During the week, Monday to Friday, I am online throughout the day (from 9 am to 9 pm). Please know should you need to contact me outside these times, you should not hesitate to do so. On the weekends I also check the forums frequently. For emergencies, when you are not able to gain access to messages on the Online Learning System (OLS), please send a message to my personal email address. In the event a third party needs to contact me (your spouse, child, parent, etc), please direct them to my contact information.
No third party should use your login credentials to gain access to the classroom. Facilitator Bio To introduce myself, I am posting my biography in a note in our Chat Room forum. After you have read my bio, please post a bio about yourself. I look forward to getting to know you! Student Technical Support Provides assistance for the Online Learning System and the Student Website Website: https://ecampus. phoenix. edu Email: [email protected] edu Phone: (877) 832-4867 Where to Go to Class Main: This is the main forum for the class and is where discussion is conducted.
It has read-and-write access for everyone. Chat Room: This is a read-and-write access forum. It is designed as a place to discuss issues not related to the course content. This is the forum to which we will send our bios. Course Materials: This is a read-only forum, which means you can read messages here but cannot send any. This is where I will post the course syllabus (the document you are reading) and other materials. Individual Forum: You will see one forum with your name on it. This is a private forum, shared only by you and me, the facilitator. Your classmates will not have access to this forum.
This is where you can post notes to me. You can ask questions here as well. If you have general questions about instructions of assignments, please post those in the Main forum, since other students may benefit by that exchange as well. Assignment Section: This is where you will submit all CheckPoints and Assignments as Microsoft Word attachments. Policies For class policies please see the “Policies” link on the left side of the Materials page for the course on eCampus. Faculty and students/learners will be held responsible for understanding and adhering to all policies contained within that link.
University policies are subject to change so please be sure to read them at the beginning of each class as it may have changed since your last class. Policies may be slightly different depending on the modality in which you attend class. If you have recently changed modalities it is important you read the policies governing your current class modality.