Catalogue 2012 - 2013

BIS 202 Introduction to Business Information Systems


3 cr.


BIS 102 or CS 131 and sophomore, junior or senior standing.

Course Description

This course is an introduction to Information Systems as a discipline including a survey and overview of the role and functions of IS in a business organization, IS job functions and career paths, and the nature and vocabulary of major information systems technologies. The course explores the role of IS in advancing the digital economy and as a competitive tool for business. Course includes hands-on work with SAP software to show the relationships between the different business functions.


This course satisfies the SAP Certificate requirement. 

Laboratory fees $50.