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Ch 1: Information Systems in Organizations: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Information Systems in Organizations chapter of this College Information Systems and Computer Applications Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about information systems in organizations. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the organizational information systems concepts required in a typical college information systems and computer applications course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other information systems and computer applications work.
  • Identify the organizational information systems concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our college information systems and computer applications tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn information systems in organizations and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding input, processing, output, feedback or any other information systems in organizations topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their business learning
  • Prefer learning business topics visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their information systems in organizations unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in information systems and computer applications
  • Don't have access to their business teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning information systems in organizations simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live information systems and computer applications tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn information systems in organizations on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Define information systems.
  • Become familiar with the four components of information systems.
  • Identify the five major information systems resources.
  • Discuss information systems career options.
  • Learn how business strategies that involve information systems provide market advantages.

11 Lessons in Chapter 1: Information Systems in Organizations: Tutoring Solution
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
What Is an Information System?

1. What Is an Information System?

Information systems are an integral part of businesses. But what, exactly, is an information system? In this lesson, we'll define information systems and then examine the three main components of an information system.

Input, Processing, Output & Feedback: Information System Components

2. Input, Processing, Output & Feedback: Information System Components

What are the components that really make an information system work? In this lesson, we'll explore IPOS (input, process, output and storage) and how this system works.

Information Systems Resources: Networks, Hardware, Software, Data & People

3. Information Systems Resources: Networks, Hardware, Software, Data & People

What are the resources an information system needs? Discover how networks, hardware, software, data and people work together to create usable information.

Information Systems Jobs & Career Options

4. Information Systems Jobs & Career Options

In this lesson, we'll give an overview of some of the careers in the information systems and technology fields. You have options, so let's explore them.

Business Strategies: Market Advantages Provided by Information Systems

5. Business Strategies: Market Advantages Provided by Information Systems

What business strategies might an information system use? We'll take a look at the concepts of business process modeling, process re-engineering, total quality management and competitive advantage and see how they relate to information systems.

Bell-LaPadula: Model & Example

6. Bell-LaPadula: Model & Example

In this lesson, we will cover the Bell-LaPadula model, which is a multilevel security system. This system uses classification levels in conjunction with a users security clearance level in order to prevent information being leaked or mishandled.

What is Business Process Modeling (BPM)? - Definition, Notation & Examples

7. What is Business Process Modeling (BPM)? - Definition, Notation & Examples

In this lesson, we'll describe what a business process is and how a business process is analyzed and refined when necessary. We will also view examples of various BPMN analytic tools including flowcharts, data flow diagrams, and Gantt charts.

What is Cloud Computing? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages

8. What is Cloud Computing? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages

In this lesson, we'll look at cloud computing, which is an area of computer technology focused on providing computer services over the Internet. Following the lesson, you can take a quiz.

What is Cloud Storage? - Definition & Concept

9. What is Cloud Storage? - Definition & Concept

Cloud Storage is networked storage, or disk space, available over a specific network - the Internet. In this lesson, learn what Cloud storage allows you to do as well as how it is installed.

Fundamental Principles of Accounting Information Systems

10. Fundamental Principles of Accounting Information Systems

In this lesson, you will learn the importance of accounting information systems. You will also learn the five basic principles behind a good accounting information system.

Accounting Information System: Types, Uses & Examples

11. Accounting Information System: Types, Uses & Examples

In this lesson you will learn about the basic features of accounting information systems including journals and subsidiary ledgers. You will also learn about the more advanced ERP and CRM systems.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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