JAWAHARLAL NEHRU TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY
II Year MCA III Semester
MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM
The meaning and role of MIS : What is MIS?, Decision support systems, systems
approach, the systems view of business, MIS organization within the company,
Managers view of Information systems.
Management organizational theory and the systems approach Development of
organizational theory, management and organizational behavior, management,
information, and the systems
approach , using Information systems for feedback.
Information systems for decision making : Evolution of an information system, Basic
information systems, decision making and MIS, MIS as a technique for making
programmed decisions, decision assisting information systems. Communication systems
Strategic and project planning for MIS: General business planning, appropriate MIS
response, MIS planning-general, MIS planning-details.
Conceptual system design: Define the problems, set system objectives, establish
system constraints, determine information needs, determine information sources,
develop alternative conceptual designs and select one, document the system concept,
prepare the conceptual design report.
Detailed system design : Inform and involve the organization, aim of detailed design,
project management of MIS detailed design, identify dominant and trade off criteria,
define the subsystems, sketch the detailed operating subsystems and information
flows, determine the degree of automation of each operation, inform and involve the
organization again, inputs, outputs, and processing, early system testing, software,
hardware and tools, propose an
organization to operate the system, document the detailed design,
revisit the manager-user.
Implementation, evaluation and maintenance of the MIS : Plan the implementation,
acquire floor space and plan space layouts, organize for implementation,
for implementation, train the operating personnel, computer related acquisitions,
develop forms for data collection and information dissemination, develop the files, test
the system, cutover, document the system, evaluate the MIS, control and maintain the
Pitfalls in MIS development : Fundamental weaknesses, soft spots, in planning, design
problems, implementation : the TAR PIT. Applications of information systems to
business. Security and ethical issues of information systems.
1. Information systems for modern management, 3rd Edition by R.G Murdick, J.E Ross
and J. R clagget, PHI-1994.
1. Management information Systems, 4th edition by Robert Schultheis, Mary
2. Management Information Systems, 9/e, Laudon & Laudon, V.M.Prasad, Pearson,
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