INLS 582, Systems Analysis

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INLS 582_002, Systems Analysis, Fall 2014

School of Information and Library Science


Time: Tuesday and Thursday,  9:30 - 10:45
Place: 014 Manning Hall
Credits: 3 hours

Instructor: David Gotz
Office: 206 Manning Hall
Phone: 919-962-3435
Email: gotz at unc dot edu
Office Hours:  Wednesday & Thursday 2:00 - 3:00, or by appointment

Course Description
This course will introduce the basic concepts underlying systems analysis, focusing on contextual inquiry/design and data modeling, and the application of those analysis techniques in the analysis and design of organizational information systems. Open to SILS graduate and undergraduate students. SILS undergraduate students must have successfully completed INLS 382, Information Systems Analysis and Design. Open to non-SILS students with permission of instructor.

Course Objectives
  1. Develop an understanding of the role of information systems in modern organizations.
  2. Become familiar with a variety of information systems analysis and problem-solving tools and approaches.
  3. Gain practical experience with information systems analysis and design, working as part of a project team.
  4. Start to develop the skills needed in your professional career, such as working with clients and learning and applying new information technologies.

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