IST 7020 Analysis, Modeling, and Design

This course covers topics such as the systems development life cycle (SDLC), analysis and design techniques, information systems planning and project identification and selection, requirements collection and structuring, process modeling, data modeling, design of interface and data management, system implementation and operation, system maintenance, and change management implications.  In addition, the course addresses the unique issues presented when globalizing IT systems. Students will use current development methods and tools such as rapid application development, prototyping, and visual development.