320073 :IS Analysis and Design


Voertaal Engels
Werkvorm: 2 hours Lecture + 2 hours Interactive Lecture (Geen informatie over collegetijden bekend)
Tentamenvorm: Written exam (Geen informatie over tentamendata bekend)
Studielast: ECTS credits
Inschrijving:via Blackboard
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prof. dr. W.J.A.M. van den Heuvel

Doel van de cursus (alleen in het Engels beschikbaar)

To teach the students approaches:

  • to learn system's thinking and modelling;
  • to analyse requirements for information systems;
  • to map enterprise requirements to a design;
  • to understand the link between information systems and business processes;
  • to learn modeling and analysing the dynamics of automated business systems.

Inhoud van de cursus (alleen in het Engels beschikbaar)

The course covers 3 major components: formalization of workflows as petri nets, the unified modeling language, and structured analysis and design. In more details the list of topics is as follows:

  • Introduction: definitions, systems vs subsystems, modeling vs design;
  • Workflow Modeling: relation of workflows to information systems, classical petri nets, coloured petri nets, workflow languages;
  • UML: class diagrams, activity diagrams, use cases, state diagrams, model driven architecture, object-constraint language;
  • Structured Analysis and Design: event list, data flow diagrams, data dictionary, mapping event lists to functional system specifications;