• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Study of informational needs and patterns of information flow within a large organization.  Emphasizes the analysis and design of computer software systems.  Examines ethical and legal issues related to information systems. Prerequisite: CIS 202 (with a grade of C or better).

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the key principles of Systems Analysis and Design 
  • Introduce project management concepts early in the systems development process 

    Respond to real-life ethical issues in an IT environment 
  • Provide multi-method coverage, including a comparison of structured, object-oriented, and agile systems development methods 
  • Emphasize the importance of planning, implementing, and managing an effective IT security program 
  • Explain how IT supports business requirements and discuss developing trends in IT. 

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.