Information and Operations Management

National University of Ireland, Galway

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Information and Operations Management

  • Host University

    National University of Ireland, Galway

  • Location

    Galway, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Information Technologies, Management Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Students wishing to enroll in this course must have completed a foundation course on Information Systems

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    The course is designed to develop students? understanding of enterprise information and operations management. Students will learn how firms are managing business processes and enabling innovation with the use of complex technology infrastructures. The course will focus on how information and operations management create, support, and sustain both global and smaller enterprises. Topics may include: Understanding Enterprise and Business Processes; Enterprise Systems; Business Intelligence; Global Collaboration and Social Networking; Innovation and ICT; Information Security and Data Integrity; Supply Chain Management; Designing Operations; Operations Management; emerging issues in information and operations management.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.