Problems in Information Systems Development

In This Lecture You Will Learn:

  • The main players in an IS project

  • The problems in IS development

  • The underlying causes of these problems

  • How the stakeholder concept helps identify ethical issues in IS development

  • The costs of problems and ethical issues


  • Chapter 2 of Bennett, McRobb and Farmer: Object Oriented Systems Analysis and Design Using UML, (3rd Edition), McGraw Hill, 2006.
  • Object-Oriented Technology – From Diagram to Code with Visual Paradigm for UML, Curtis H.K. Tsang, Clarence S.W. Lau and Y.K. Leung, McGraw-Hill Education (Asia), 2005