Accounting and Information Systems - AIS

AIS F101 Effective Personal Computer Use

3 Credits


Using and understanding advanced computing software applications. Course develops conceptual and practical knowledge of advanced presentation/communications software, database programs and operating systems. (3+0)

AIS F224 Advanced MS Excel

1 Credits
Offered As Demand Warrants

Advanced features of the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet program. Includes spreadsheet design and layout, customized graphics, customized reports using database features, optimization/statistical techniques and programming with the Excel macro language. Prerequisites: AIS F101 or permission of instructor. Student is assumed to have basic proficiency with Microsoft Excel. (1+0)

AIS F225 Windows Networking and Administration

1 Credits
Offered As Demand Warrants

Network engineering skills required to implement and support the Microsoft Windows OS. Includes installation, configuration, peer-to-peer networking, interoperability with Novell Netware, tuning and troubleshooting. Prerequisites: AIS F101; Experience using the Microsoft Windows OS; or permission of instructor. (1+0)

AIS F310 Management of Information Systems

3 Credits


The role information technology plays in organizations including its impact on information systems, management and business strategy. A conceptual model of system design is introduced and basic business internal controls are surveyed. Prerequisites: AIS F101. (3+0)

AIS F312 W Information Systems Technology

3 Credits
Offered As Demand Warrants

Introduction to the hardware and systems software underlying information systems; provides background to understand computer marketing literature and to select among technology alternatives. Prerequisites: ENGL F111X; ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X. (3+0)

AIS F316 Accounting Information Systems

3 Credits
Offered Fall or Spring

Accounting systems for business and public entities. Emphasis on internal control functions and design concepts. Prerequisites: AIS F101; ACCT F262. (3+0)

AIS F410 Systems Analysis and Program Design

3 Credits
Offered As Demand Warrants

The system development life cycle for database-oriented information systems in both mainframe and microcomputer environments. Includes programming in one or more fourth-generation languages and a term project. Prerequisites: AIS F310 or AIS F312. (3+0)

AIS F414 Database Design for Management Information

3 Credits
Offered As Demand Warrants

Combines advanced systems analysis using modern techniques of data modeling with study of management and administrative problems in coordination and management of organization data resources; focusing on needs of medium-sized and large organizations. Prerequisites: AIS F310 or CS F401. (3+0)