IS-371   Information Systems Leadership

This course explores the role of the Chief Information Officer and the key Christian leadership issues within a technical environment. It emphasizes aligning IT to provide optimal value to organizational missions. It explores the economic considerations of IT management, including project budgeting, outsourcing analysis, financial ratios applied to technical investments and establishing service level agreements. The course will address these issues in the context of a significant, full-class project. Prerequisite: Computer Systems 262 or permission of the instructor.