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Code IE 413
Term 201701
Title Information Systems
Faculty Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Subject Industrial Engineering(IE)
SU Credit 3
ECTS Credit 6.00 / 5.00 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
Instructor(s) Ahmet Onur Durahim onurdurahim@sabanciuniv.edu,
Detailed Syllabus
Language of Instruction English
Level of Course Undergraduate
Type of Course Click here to view.
Prerequisites
(only for SU students)
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Mode of Delivery Formal lecture,Workshop,Group tutorial
Planned Learning Activities Interactive,Learner centered,Communicative,Discussion based learning,Project based learning,Case Study
Content

Introduction to the principles and practices in the design and use of computer-based information in today's enterprises; software and hardware used in information systems; language types; database management and security requirements; management of information systems and computer technology; applications in different industries and future directions.

Learning Outcome

Grasp the importance of informations systems and technology in achieving both corporate objectives and competitive advantages
Learn basics of hardware and software used in information systems
Understand database management systems and learn data modeling and database query languages
Understand the foundations of data warehousing and business intelligence and how they can improve your organization?s decision making.
Gain insight on the transactional and analytical processing used in business applications and decision making processes
Get familiar with the emerging trends in information technology such as cloud computing and big data analytics

Programme Outcomes
 
Common Outcomes For All Programs
1 Understand the world, their country, their society, as well as themselves and have awareness of ethical problems, social rights, values and responsibility to the self and to others. 1
2 Understand different disciplines from natural and social sciences to mathematics and art, and develop interdisciplinary approaches in thinking and practice. 3
3 Think critically, follow innovations and developments in science and technology, demonstrate personal and organizational entrepreneurship and engage in life-long learning in various subjects. 5
4 Communicate effectively in Turkish and English by oral, written, graphical and technological means. 5
5 Take individual and team responsibility, function effectively and respectively as an individual and a member or a leader of a team; and have the skills to work effectively in multi-disciplinary teams. 5
Common Outcomes ForFaculty of Eng. & Natural Sci.
1 Possess sufficient knowledge of mathematics, science and program-specific engineering topics; use theoretical and applied knowledge of these areas in complex engineering problems. 4
2 Identify, define, formulate and solve complex engineering problems; choose and apply suitable analysis and modeling methods for this purpose. 4
3 Develop, choose and use modern techniques and tools that are needed for analysis and solution of complex problems faced in engineering applications; possess knowledge of standards used in engineering applications; use information technologies effectively. 5
4 Ability to design a complex system, process, instrument or a product under realistic constraints and conditions, with the goal of fulfilling specified needs; apply modern design techniques for this purpose. 4
5 Design and conduct experiments, collect data, analyze and interpret the results to investigate complex engineering problems or program-specific research areas. 5
6 Knowledge of business practices such as project management, risk management and change management; awareness on innovation; knowledge of sustainable development. 2
7 Knowledge of impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, health and societal context; knowledge of contemporary issues; awareness on legal outcomes of engineering solutions; understanding of professional and ethical responsibility. 2
1 Applying fundamental and advanced knowledge of natural sciences as well as engineering principles to develop and design new materials and establish the relation between internal structure and physical properties using experimental, computational and theoretical tools.
2 Merging the existing knowledge on physical properties, design limits and fabrication methods in materials selection for a particular application or to resolve material performance related problems.
3 Predicting and understanding the behavior of a material under use in a specific environment knowing the internal structure or vice versa.
1 Design, implement, test, and evaluate a computer system, component, or algorithm to meet desired needs and to solve a computational problem.
2 Demonstrate knowledge of discrete mathematics and data structures.
3 Demonstrate knowledge of probability and statistics, including applications appropriate to computer science and engineering.
Industrial Engineering Program Outcomes Area Electives
1 Formulate and analyze problems in complex manufacturing and service systems by comprehending and applying the basic tools of industrial engineering such as modeling and optimization, stochastics, statistics. 3
2 Design and develop appropriate analytical solution strategies for problems in integrated production and service systems involving human capital, materials, information, equipment, and energy. 5
3 Implement solution strategies on a computer platform for decision-support purposes by employing effective computational and experimental tools. 5
Assessment Methods and Criteria
  Percentage (%)
Final 35
Midterm 22
Participation 8
Group Project 20
Homework 15
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook

R. Sharda, D. Delen, E. Turban, ?Business Intelligence: A Managerial Perspective on Analytics?, 3rd Edition, 2013
Laudon K. C. and Laudon J. P., ?Management Information Systems: Managing the Digital Firm?, 13th Edition, 2013
Raghu Ramakrishnan and Johannes Gehkre, ?Database Management Systems?, 3rd Edition, Pearson