CS 244 Systems Analysis & Proj Mgmt

A practice-oriented course with examples, applications and proven techniques that demonstrate systems analysis and design. Actual organization, business settings, and project management software are used to show how systems concepts can apply to many different types of enterprises. Project lifecycle as well as project management software, terminology and concepts are discussed.




Prerequisite: CIS 125 Introduction to Software Applications with a grade of C or better.


Offered Winter only


Lower Division Transfer (LDT) Course


Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Summarize the need for and benefits of structured Project Management. Define Project, Program and Portfolio and how they fit within an organization. Explain the Project Management Process Groups and their inter-dependencies. Explain the Project Management Knowledge Areas and their relationship to the Process Groups. Summarize key concepts for managing people and building effective teams. Apply learned Project Management principles and techniques to a class project.