Systems Analysis and Design
CIT 21300/ 3 Cr.
This course provides students with the concepts, processes, and tools of systems analysis and systems design. Object-oriented methods and tools are utilized with a focus on developing web-based interfaces and prototypes.
- Available Online: Yes
- Credit by Exam: No
- Laptop Required: Yes
CIT 21400 and (CIT 14000 or CIT 21500) and (MATH 15400 or MATH 15900)
- Microsoft Office
Course Outcomes(What are these?)
- Learn the terminology of systems analysis and design (CIT c)
- Apply the object-oriented approach to systems development (CIT b, m)
- Demonstrate and develop problem-solving skills in a team environment (CIT d, f)
- Become functionally knowledgeable of UML modeling techniques and tools (CIT j, m)
- Develop and document a web-based prototype (CIT k, c)
CIT Student Outcomes(What are these?)
(b) An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
(c) An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
(d) An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
(f) An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
(j) An ability to use and apply current technical concepts and practices in the core information technologies.
(k) An ability to identify and analyze user needs and take them into account in the selection, creation, evaluation and administration of computer-based systems.
(m) An understanding of best practices and standards and their application.
- Introduction to Application Development Process
- Object Oriented Analysis and Design
- Project Planning and Justification
- Design and Prototyping
Principles of Undergraduate Learning (PULs)
1a. Communicate effectively in a variety of formats, particularly written, oral, and visual formats.
1c. Make effective use of information resources and technology.
2. Critical Thinking
3. Integration and Application of Knowledge
4. Intellectual Depth, Breadth, and Adaptiveness
5. Understanding Society and Culture