Gain the competitive advantage - learn how businesses integrate people, information and technology
INFSCI 0010 Intro to Information, Systems and Society
Go beyond Google™… explore how to use information to solve problems in business and society.
You will learn how to:
Build a web page that will attract attention
Design & use databases
Use multimedia technologies effectively
Analyze current issues including security, privacy, and phishing.
This course meets the quantitative requirement for the School of Arts & Sciences and is designed for students with little or no experience in using today’s technology.
All students welcome - no previous programming necessary – just be creative and enthusiastic!
This course will give you the skills to use and manage technology to inform, entertain, and to help people and organizations to succeed!
If you decide that Information Science is an interesting field, think of all the different types of jobs you will be qualified for:
- Creative careers in web design and systems analysis
- Management-oriented careers in project leadership and system design
- Technical careers in security, networks, and system administration
- People-oriented careers as a user analyst or a business analyst
Topics covered in this course:
Learn what you need to know to make yourself more technology-savvy and more productive.
Learn how to use technology to work in teams and to help people.
Learn how to use technology to work in a global environment.