Catalogue 2012 - 2013

BIS 305 Software Design for Business


3 cr.


CS 102 or IT 102.


IT 240.

Course Description

A study of the contemporary models, technologies, and best practices applied in design, development, and management of complex enterprise system software. The software modeling issues will center around modern CASE (Computer Aided Software Engineering) and graphical design methods and tools. Team based and distributed software design tools will be utilized, featuring management and utilization of data centers, [reusable] software repositories, and multi-user versioning systems. Modern software design patterns, frameworks, and languages will be demonstrated and discussed. Student teams will develop business software components, utilizing a state-of-the-art software design, development, and management IDE (Integrated Development Environment). Issues in software design within SAP (Systems, Applications and Products in Data Processing) and in collaboration with SAP components will be explored.


This course satisfies the SAP Certificate requirement.