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Fall 2017 Catalog 
Fall 2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DA 240 - Systems Analysis with Respect to Business Applications

Credit Hours: 4

The study of the methods of analysis along with the study of applications which are part of the daily operation of a computer installation. These applications are: payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable, purchasing and receiving and inventory forecast and control.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion, the student will be able to:

  • describe the impact of information technology on business strategy and success;
  • describe the role of the systems analyst in an information technology department;
  • apply the principles of SDLC to various business applications;
  • use data flow diagrams, data dictionaries, process descriptions and other systems analysis tools within an information system; and
  • translate business requirements into information systems that support the organization's long- and short-term objectives.

Prerequisites: DA 103
F/S (N, S)