IST4300 IT Application, Acquisition, and Implementation 3 credits 5 weeks

This course provides the student with necessary knowledge to manage the many decisions and activities required to acquire and implement an information system project. Knowledge to make strategic decisions based on consideration of technical, business, human, political and legal factors that affect the process is discussed. Understanding of the issues involved in vendor selection and relationship management are included. Examination of the human aspects related to information system projects is considered including change management, education and training.