What Are Information Systems?

In This Lecture You Will Learn:

  • How to define an Information System
  • Some examples and types of Information System
  • How to apply basic concepts of systems theory to Information System
  • How Information System are related to organizations


  • Chapter 1 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

Lecture1- part1 : What Are Information Systems?
Lecture 1 – Part 1 What Are Information Systems