Course Info

IS 535: Information Technology Investment Financial Analysis

This course focuses on the application of financial analysis and decision-making approaches to aid information technology investment decisions at the operational, project, tactical and strategic levels. Students will learn how to apply a variety of financial methods -- breakeven analysis, present value analysis, profitability index, and return on investment to various IT investment decisions. The course will also address cost benefit analysis, outsourcing, balanced scorecard, and multi-factor scoring, benchmarking, and IT investment portfolio methods. These techniques will prepare students to manage capital budgets, acquisition of system and application software, hardware, personnel, and professional services at project and system levels as well as enterprise investment portfolio. PREREQUISITE(S): SE 477 or IS 565 or ACCT 500 or IS 430 or PM 430 or ECT 455

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 12674
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01508 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 13080
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus

Spring 2018-2019

Section: 901
Class number: 30390
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01511 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 30044
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus

Fall 2018-2019

Section: 701
Class number: 14653
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01508 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 16098
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2017-2018

Section: 901
Class number: 34116
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01511 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 34117
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 701
Class number: 12354
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01508 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 12355
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 901
Class number: 33544
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01511 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 33545
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 801
Class number: 22186
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 22187
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 32820
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01508 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 32822
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 901
Class number: 32842
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01511 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 32843
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 801
Class number: 22705
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01105 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 22706
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 701
Class number: 11393
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01508 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 11394
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 901
Class number: 30335
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01511 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 30336
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 801
Class number: 20471
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01105 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 20472
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 701
Class number: 10242
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01111 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 10243
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus