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Fall 2019
Nov 30,2020
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INFO 100 - INDEPENDENT STUDY: INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Limited opportunities to enroll for course work on an Independent Study basis are available. A student interested in this option should obtain an Independent Study Registration Form from the Registrar, have it completed by the instructor and school dean involved, and return it to the Registrar's Office. Consult the current Schedule of Classes for policies concerning Independent Study.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent Study

Info Systems Department

INFO 110 - WEB SITE DEVELOPMENT
An introduction to web site development and basic maintenance. Students will get hands-on experience in using the latest versions of HTML and CSS with modern editing tools. Students will learn to enhance their web pages with multimedia components such as images, audio, and video. The course will be offered in an online format.
0.000 TO 3.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Lecture/Online, Online Course

Info Systems Department

INFO 198 - TRANSFER ELECTIVE
This course designation describes a transfer course from another institution where an equivalency to a Ramapo College course has not been determined. Upon convener evaluation, this course ID may be changed to an equivalent of a Ramapo College course or may fulfill a requirement.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Info Systems Department

INFO 199 - TRANSFER ELECTIVE
This course designation is used to describe a transfer course from another institution which has been evaluated by the convener. A course with this course number has no equivalent Ramapo course. It may fulfill a requirement or may count as a free elective.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Info Systems Department

INFO 200 - INDEPENDENT STUDY: INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Limited opportunities to enroll for course work on an Independent Study basis are available. A student interested in this option should obtain an Independent Study Registration Form from the Registrar; have it completed by the instructor and school dean involved. and return it to the Registrar's Office. Consult the current Schedule of Classes for policies concerning Independent Study.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent Study

Info Systems Department

INFO 224 - PRINCIPLES OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
The course focuses on why and how information technology should be used to meet organizational goals. Topics include the following: computer hardware and software architecture; organizing data; telecommunications and networks; types of systems and their development; and the role of information technology in business and society. Students will solve selected business problems using the Microsoft Office Professional for Windows suite of software and acquire the background to serve as internal systems consultants to all the functional areas of an organization. Prerequisite: Knowledge of MS Office and facility with the Internet. Lab Fee.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Lecture/Online, Online Course

Info Systems Department

Course Attributes:
ASB Writing Core

INFO 233 - INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING
Introduces students to the basics of computer programming using a modern computer programming language. Emphasis will be on designing structured, event-driven programs to solve business problems. Topics include programming constructs, object-oriented programming, algorithms and problem-solving and event-driven programming. Lab Fee.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

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INFO 240 - WEB SITE DEVELOPMENT
An introduction to web site development and basic maintenance. Students will get hands-on experience in using the latest versions of HTML and CSS with modern editing tools. Students will learn to enhance their web pages with multimedia components such as images, audio, and video. The course will be offered in an online format.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

Info Systems Department

INFO 298 - TRANSFER ELECTIVE
This course designation describes a transfer course from another institution where an equivalency to a Ramapo College course has not been determined. Upon convener evaluation, this course ID may be changed to an equivalent of a Ramapo College course or may fulfill a requirement.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Info Systems Department

INFO 299 - TRANSFER ELECTIVE
This course designation is used to describe a transfer course from another institution which has been evaluated by the convener. A course with this course number has no equivalent Ramapo course. It may fulfill a requirement or may count as a free elective.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Info Systems Department

INFO 300 - INDEPENDENT STUDY: INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Limited opportunities to enroll for course work on an Independent Study basis are available. A student interested in this option should obtain an Independent Study Registration Form from the Registrar, have it completed by the instructor and school dean involved, and return it to the Registrar's Office. Consult the current Schedule of Classes for policies concerning Independent Study.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent Study

Info Systems Department

INFO 301 - PROGRAMMING IN JAVA
An introduction to programming techniques in Java and object-oriented development in general. Topics on Web development using Java will also be included. Coursework will consist of hands-on exercises where the student is guided by the instructor and also works independently on assigned real-life projects. At the end of the course students will have the necessary knowledge, skills, and a set of developed programs allowing them to o apply for an introductory Java programming job right after the course. This course is one of the required courses satisfying Web Development Certificate.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

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INFO 310 - BUSINESS ANALYTICS I
The course provides students with the fundamental concepts and tools needed to understand the emerging role of business analytics in organizations. Through lectures, hands on analyses, and various assignments, students lcatrn how to apply basic business analytics tools in a spreadsheet environment. Students will become familiar with advanced Microsoft Excel functions and the use of Excel in solving analytical problems. Students also learn how to communicate with analytics professionals to effectively use and interpret analytic models and results for making better business decisions. The course covers managerial statistical tools in descriptive analytics and predictive analytics, including regression. Emphasis is on applications, concepts and interpretation of results as well as conducting statistical analyses. Students form groups to collect and analyze data, and to write and present a final report.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Lecture/Online, Online Course

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INFO 311 - BUSINESS ANALYTICS II
The course provides students with advanced concepts and tools needed to understand the emerging role of business analytics in organizations. Through lectures, hands on analyses, and various assignments, students learn how to apply business analytics tools in a spreadsheet environment. Students also learn how to communicate with analytics professionals to effectively use and interpret analytic models and results for making better business decisions. The course covers managerial statistical tools in predictive and prescriptive analytics. Topics include forecasting, risk analysis, simulation, data mining, and decision analysis. Emphasis is on applications, concepts and interpretation of results as well as conducting statistical analyses. Students form groups to collect and analyze data, and to write and present a final report.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Lecture/Online, Online Course

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INFO 315 - COMPUTER LAW AND ETHICS
An interactive, broad-based course for students interestd in technology and ethics. Students will partiipcate in debates, role plays, and frequent in-class assignments. One short written assignment, very specific to one or more issues in the course, will be required. There will also be a group project requiring a written ethical analysis and an oral presentation. Some classes may be taught in hybrid form, i.e., partially online. The hybrid portion of the course requires viewing streaming video and completing online quizzes and assignments. Some topics covered are: computer waste and mistake, the impact of technology on quality of life, gender-based issues, social networking, privacy concerns, intellectual property issues, computer security, software development, computer crime, hate sites, and management of IT organizations.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

Info Systems Department

Course Attributes:
SB-ETHICS, TS-Sch Core- SCP Category

INFO 316 - INTRO TO DIGITAL FORENSICS
This course provides an overall examination of the role of digital forensic processes in the incident response and investigatory process. Students will learn different aspects of computer and cyber crime and ways in which to uncover, protect, exploit, and document digital evidence. Students will be exposed to different types of tools (both software and hardware), techniques and procedure, and be able to use them to perform rudimentary forensic investigations. This course studies techniques and tools in computing investigation, digital evidence collection, recovery, and analysis. Topics include: Legal issues relating to digital evidence, recovering deleted files and discovering hidden information, reconstructing user activity from e-mail, temporary Internet files and cached data, cell phone and mobile device forensics, and computer forensics reporting. This course introduces the student to forensic practices in incident response, evidence identification, gathering, preservation, and analysis, and applies that introduction through various lab projects. Lab Fee.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Lecture/Online, Online Course

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INFO 332 - DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
A study of theoretical and practical aspects of database management systems, with emphasis on relational systems, the SQL language, and database design. Applications will be designed using Microsoft Access and/or other relational database software. Lab Fee.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

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INFO 333 - DATA VISUALIZATION
Business processes in the current times are data driven which makes it important for managers to consume the data correctly. Data mining, processing and analysis prepares the data to provide business analytics. However a visual of the analytics is what makes the data consumption process seamless and more impactful. This course is focuses on understanding the underpinnings of data visualization process. The course will leverage the power of visualization tools to facilitate the visualization process.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Lecture/Online, Online Course

Info Systems Department

INFO 335 - NETWORKS AND DISTRIBUTED PROCESSING
A comprehensive analysis of electronic communications from a business perspective. The course covers voice, data, image, and video communications. The recent advancements in the field covered will include: the Internet, wireless networks, high-speed LANs, TCP/IP and other protocols, network management and security issues.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

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INFO 340 - CYBERSECURITY
This course covers a variety of topics that will prepare those students who wish to develop a skill set in data security administration or who wish to enhance their current information systems expertise by gaining additional knowledge in the field of computer security. This course is concerned with the fundamental principles of computer security. It covers privacy concerns, secrecy issues, operational security, physical security, hardware security, software security, communications security, and data security. The topics to be covered during the semester will range from access control and data classification to cryptography and risk management. Students will also be instructed in how to design and create disaster recovery plans, computer policies and standards, system security architectures and physical security controls. Legal aspects of computer security will also be covered as will auditing in a secured environment and managing as a day-to-day security administrator. In-class projects will focus upon critical thinking for security managers in mainframe, midrange and network environments as well as research assignments and basic policy creation. Lab Fee.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

Info Systems Department

INFO 342 - SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND DESIGN
(Formerly: INFO 231) This course provides instruction in the systems-development life cycle in order to gain an understanding of how to solve today's business problems. Students will be exposed to several system development methodologies, including the waterfall, object oriented, prototyping, and agile approaches. Although there is no programming in this class, there will be numerous hands-on individual and group exercises and a student project. Students will employ graphical and other modeling tools including UML. Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to understand the basics of system development methodologies, determine system requirements, and transition from requirements to analysis and from analysis to design. Introductory instruction will also be given in systems develoment project planning and management. Lab Fee.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

Info Systems Department

INFO 398 - TRANSFER ELECTIVE
This course designation describes a transfer course from another institution where an equivalency to a Ramapo College course has not been determined. Upon convener evaluation, this course ID may be changed to an equivalent of a Ramapo College course or may fulfill a requirement.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Info Systems Department

INFO 399 - TRANSFER ELECTIVE
This course designation is used to describe a transfer course from another institution which has been evaluated by the convener. A course with this course number has no equivalent Ramapo course. It may fulfill a requirement or may count as a free elective.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Info Systems Department

INFO 400 - INDEPENDENT STUDY: INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Limited opportunities to enroll for course work on an Independent Study basis are available. A student interested in this option should obtain an Independent Study Registration form from the Registrar, have it completed by the instructor and school dean involved, and return it to the Registrar's Office. Consult the current Schedule of Classes for policies concerning Independent Study.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent Study

Info Systems Department

INFO 402 - ADVANCED WEB DEVELOPMENT
The goal of the course is to introduce students to modern Web systems and dynamic Web develoment by using examples, multimedia, and mini projects. Coursework will include the study of both client- and server-side development methods and tools. Programming experience ncludes .NET Framework, Web Applications, online databases, Web Services, and programming for wireless devices. Additionally, the course will include the study of Visual Studio.NET as the main instrument for rapid development. The course is designed to introduce students to state-of-the-art skills that are in demand in the job market. Technologies and software labs cover main aspects of modern Web development based on dynamic Web resources. Students will develop a complete e-business start-up project. This course is one of the required courses satisfying Web Development Certificate.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

Info Systems Department

INFO 422 - DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS
A study of ways in which computers can clarify complex data needed for making strategic business decisions. Students will acquire introductory knowledge of decision theory and methods of making best decision in complex situations. Topics will include optimization and linear programming, network modeling, regression analysis, time-series analysis, simulation, and decision analysis. Problems will be analyzed using advanced spreadsheet tools, especially those in the Microsoft Excel software. The course will be mainly taught in a distance learning mode with several supporting in-class meetings.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

Info Systems Department

INFO 441 - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT
This course is the senior-level capstone course for information technology management majors and provides an extensive study of the management of information systems and technologies in a corporate environment. Students, collaborating in project teams, apply and integrate the concepts learned in the information technology management major required courses. The project teams will research and analyze several comprehensive case projects, produce reports and make presentations on their findings.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

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INFO 444 - INTELLIGENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS
An introduction to the forms of artificial intelligence that can be used in modern information and communication technologies as well as in information systems development. The students will have hands-on labs on such Al technologies as fuzzy logic, neural networks, expert systems, case-based reasoning systems and some others.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

Info Systems Department

INFO 450 - TECHNOLOGY-ENHANCED BUSINESS
A multidisciplinary course with concentration on modern Open Source Internet-based technologies, among others including: JavaScript, PHP, MySQL, XML, etc. The course is designed to introduce students to state-of-the-art skills that are in demand in the job market. Technologies and software labs cover main aspects of modern Web development based on dynamic Web resources. Students will develop a complete e-business start-up project. This course is one of the required courses satisfying Web Development Certificate.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture/Online, Online Course

Info Systems Department

INFO 498 - TRANSFER ELECTIVE
This course designation describes a transfer course from another institution where an equivalency to a Ramapo College course has not been determined. Upon convener evaluation, this course ID may be changed to an equivalent of a Ramapo College course or may fulfill a requirement.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Info Systems Department

INFO 499 - TRANSFER ELECTIVE
This course designation is used to describe a transfer course from another institution which has been evaluated by the convener. A course with this course number has no equivalent Ramapo course. It may fulfill a requirement or may count as a free elective.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Info Systems Department


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