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 BBA in Management Information Systems

The BBA in MIS is a four years programs prepares students for a digital centric economy in which large and growing IT centric firms provide infrastructure like services that smaller entrepreneurial firms re-imagine creating innovative and valuing added services for consumers and business. The students will successfully compete in a world in which traditional large corporations continue to streamline their IT operations but grow by adding new technologically enhanced innovative capabilities. 

The students shall learn to:

Ø  Initiate and lead technology enabled change (e.g., act as a change agent in a large firm)

Ø  Analyze and design innovative digital products and services (e.g., create and implement the social media strategy for a new start-up)

Ø  Apply IT to automate and improve business processes (e.g., patient information system for a hospital)

Ø  Transform a business function with IT (e.g., use iPhone apps to reach new customers)

Ø  Analyze clients, specify needs, integrate applications, and manage projects (e.g., select and acquire a new web conferencing system)

Program outline

First Year ( Preparatory Year) Level I

Course Code

Course Title

Working Hours

Credit Hours

Pre – requisite

No

Symbol

Lecture

Lab

101

ENGL

English Language I

6

 

3

 

101

ISLM

Islamic Culture I

2

 

2

 

101

ARAB

Communication Skills

2

 

2

 

101

COMP

Introduction to Computers

3

 

3

 

101

HLCL

Health Culture

2

 

2

 

Total

15

 

12

 

 

First Year ( Preparatory Year) Level II

Course Code

Course Title

Working Hours

Credit Hours

Pre – requisite

No

Symbol

Lecture

Lab

102

ENGL

English Language II

6

 

3

 

102

ISLM

Islamic Culture II

2

 

2

 

102

ARAB

Arabic Writing

2

 

2

 

101

DVAS

Developing Analytical Skills

3

 

3

 

101

RCHM

Research Methodology

2

 

2

 

Total

15

 

12

 

 

Second Year Level III

Course Code

Course Title

Working Hours

Credit Hours

Pre – requisite

No

Symbol

Lecture

Lab

211

ADMN

Introduction to Business

2

 

2

 

212

ADMN

Business Communication I

3

 

3

 

221

ACCT

Basics of Accounting

2

 

2

 

251

ECON

Introduction to Economics

2

 

2

 

271

MGIS

IT Skills

1

2

2

COMP101

101

MATH

Mathematics

3

 

3

 

241

HRMT

Human Resource Management

2

 

2

 

Total

15

2

16

 

 

Second Year Level IV

Course Code

Course Title

Working Hours

Credit Hours

Pre – requisite

No

Symbol

Lecture

Lab

214

ADMN

Principles & Practice of Mgmt.

3

 

3

ADMN211

213

ADMN

Business Communication II

3

 

3

 

222

ACCT

Financial Accounting

3

 

3

ACCT 221

231

MRKT

Marketing Management

2

 

2

 

242

HRMT

Organizational Behavior

2

 

2

 

252

ECON

Managerial Economics

3

 

3

 

Total

16

 

16

 

 

Third Year Level V

Course Code

Course Title

Working Hours

Credit Hours

Pre – requisite

No

Symbol

Lecture

Lab

104

ISLM

Islamic Culture IV

2

 

2

 

321

ACCT

Financial Management

3

 

3

ACCT 222

371

MGIS

Introduction to Programming

2

2

3

 

372

MGIS

Web Applications Development

2

2

3

 

373

MGIS

Database Management Systems

2

2

3

 

374

MGIS

Data Communication

3

 

3

 

Total

14

6

17

 

Third Year Level VI

Course Code

Course Title

Working Hours

Credit Hours

Pre – requisite

No

Symbol

Lecture

Lab

314

ADMN

Business Environment in KSA

3

 

3

 

315

ADMN

Strategic Management

2

 

2

 

375

MGIS

Computer Networks

2

2

3

MGIS 373

376

MGIS

Business Intelligence

2

2

3

 

377

MGIS

E-Business Principles and Practices

2

2

3

MGIS 271

378

MGIS

System Analysis and Design

3

 

3

 

Total

14

6

17

 

 

Fourth Year Level VII

Course Code

Course Title

Working Hours

Credit Hours

Pre – requisite

No

Symbol

Lecture

Lab

470

MGIS

Internship Training Report

 

 

3

 

421

ACCT

Money & Banking

2

 

2

 

471

MGIS

Security of IT Systems

3

 

3

 

472

MGIS

Operating Systems

2

2

3

 

473

MGIS

Project Management

3

 

3

 

474

MGIS

Decision Support Systems

3

 

3

MGIS 272

Total

13

2

17

 

 

Fourth Year Level VIII

Course Code

Course Title

Working Hours

Credit Hours

Pre – requisite

No

Symbol

Lecture

Lab

461

LAWS

Business Legislations

2

 

2

 

475

MGIS

Enterprise Resource Planning

3

 

3

 

476

MGIS

Selected topics in MIS

3

 

3

 

477

MGIS

Information Systems for Accounting

2

2

3

ACCT 221

478

MGIS

Implementation of Knowledge Management

2

2

3

 

490

MGIS

Graduation Research

 

 

3

MGIS 470

Total

12

4

17

 

 


 

Career Opportunities

Employment of the MIS graduates is expected to grow exponentially in the near future because of government promotion for industrialization in the province. Those graduates skilled in the MIS techniques and their applications may have the best job opportunities as:

 

·         Systems analysts

·         Systems designers and developers

·         Data analysts

·         e-commerce designers

·         Programmers

·         Information systems manager

·         Information center specialist

·         Manager of information services

·         Business computer consultant

·         Website administrator

·         Database administrator