|Number of Pages||282 Pages|
Business & management
Synopsis This book provides thorough coverage of the principles, application and design of management information systems in both private and public organisations. Suitable for students on professional and academic courses in Management and in Systems Analysis, this text covers all of the major topics including; systems; concepts; organisational structures and behaviour; management; leadership; planning; decision-making and information technology in general. Table of Contents 1. Management information systems : an overview. 2. Information, data and communication. 3. Systems concepts : structure and elements. 4. Systems concepts : objectives and types. 5. Organisations : scientific management and the classical school. 6. Organisations : human relations school and the contingency approach. 7. Organisations : structure, information and culture. 8. Management : introduction and functions. 9. Leadership, organising and coordinating. 10. Planning. 11. Decision making. 12. Elements of control. 13. Control and performance measurement in organisations. 14. Information and communication technologies for business and management. 15. Applications of ICT in MIS. 16. Influences on MIS applications and design.