Department of Business Information Systems Website
Reference : Undergraduate Bulletin 2015-2016

Degree Conferred: Bachelor of Business Administration (Business Information Systems)

B.B.A. (Business Information Systems)

Program Objectives: To produce graduates who have the characteristics, knowledge and skills as follows:

  • Morally sound, committed to acting justly and open to further growth.
  • Have knowledge and thorough understanding of concepts, frameworks, principles, theories and necessary technical skills to work as a full potential business information systems professional.
  • Able to understand and apply technology knowledge to every aspect of the management and the organization.
  • Able to interpret information, make business analysis and forecasting useful for business decision making.
  • Flexible, competent and well-rounded in confronting and solving business problems.
  • Able to work as a team and motivate others to work.
  • Have positive attitude, interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, IT skills and entrepreneurial skills.

A. General Education Courses 40 Credits

Language

Language Courses
15 Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 2000 English III 3
BG 2001 English IV 3
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3

Social Science

Social Science Courses 13 Credits
BG 2400 Macroeconomics 3
BG 2401 Microeconomics 3
GE 1204 Physical Education 1
GE 2202 Ethics 3
MGT 1101 Introduction to Business 3

Humanities

Humanities Courses 6 Credits
GE 2101 World Civilization 3
MGT 2404 Managerial Psychology 3

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics Courses 6 Credits
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3

B. Specialized Courses 96 Credits

Business Core Courses

Business Core Courses 45 Credits
ACT 1600 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting 3
ACT 2620 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting 3
BG 1201 Statistics I 3
BG 1400 Business Law I 3
BG 1401 Business Law II 3
BG 2200 Statistics II 3
BIS 1141 Business Software Applications 0
BIS 3340 Computer Tools in Research 0
FIN 2700 Money, Banking and Financial Markets 3
FIN 3701 Corporate Finance 3
IBM 2702 International Business Environment 3
MGT 2900 Principles of Management 3
MGT 3905 Operations Management 3
MGT 3907 Business Communication 3
MGT 3940 Business Research Methodology 3
MGT 4914 Entrepreneurship 3
MKT 2280 Principles of Marketing 3

Major Required Courses

Major Required Courses 42 Credits
BIS 2180 Information Technology 3
BIS 3315 Programming and Algorithms 3
BIS 3348 Principles of Multimedia 3
BIS 3516 Object-Oriented Programming 3
BIS 3617 Web Design and Programming 3
BIS 3635 Database Systems 3
BIS 3655 Data Communications and Networking 3
BIS 3666 Information Systems Analysis and Design 3
BIS 4625 Computer Organization 3
BIS 4675 Information Systems Project Management 3
BIS 4697 Current Topics in Business Information Systems 3
BIS 4787 Data Structure 3
BIS 4858 Information Systems Security 3
BIS 4996 BIS Senior Project 3

Major Elective Courses

Major Elective Courses 9 Credits
Students can select any three courses from the following.
BIS 3567 Human Computer Interaction 3
BIS 3577 Online Media for Business 3
BIS 3587 Principles of Electronic Commerce 3
BIS 3588 Digital Business Enterprise 3
BIS 3589 Analysis Tools in Finance and Accounting 3
BIS 3618 Selected Programming Language 3
BIS 3647 Digital VDO Editing 3
BIS 3687 Electronic Banking and Payment Systems 3
BIS 4698 Selected Topics in Business Information Systems 3
BIS 4699 Advanced Topics in Business Information Systems 3
BIS 4718 Web Applications Development 3
BIS 4747 Graphics and Animation 3
BIS 4748 3-D Modeling and Animation 3
BIS 4758 Local Area Network 3
BIS 4766 Business Process Reengineering 3
BIS 4788 Data Warehouse and Data Mining 3
BIS 4789 Mobile Applications 3
BIS 4848 Integrated Multimedia Applications 3
BIS 4875 Strategic Technology Management 3
BIS 4878 Software Risk Management 3
BIS 4886 Business Information Systems Directed Study I 3
BIS 4887 Business Information Systems Directed Study II 3
BIS 4897 Seminar in Business Information Systems 3
TS 4261 Internetworking Workshop I 4
TS 4262 Internetworking Workshop II 4

C. Free Elective Courses 6 Credits

Students can take free elective courses of 6 credits from any faculty in Assumption University upon completion of the prerequisites (if any).


STUDY PLAN

First and Second Year (Freshmen and Sophomore)
During the freshmen year, all students in Martin de Tours School of Management pursue the same study plan consisting of general education courses and business core courses, which provide them with the basic knowledge on all the disciplines in business. The study plan also prepares the students with adequate knowledge to select a concentration that suits his/her ability, background, and career preferences.

Third and Fourth Year (Junior and Senior)
During the junior and senior years, students who select the Business Information Systems Major follow the Business Information Systems program of studies:

  1. Fourteen Major Required Courses
  2. Three Major Elective Courses
  3. Two Free Elective Courses

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
BG 1201 Statistics I 3
BG 1400 Business Law I 3
GE 1204 Physical Education 1
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For international students) 3
  Total 19
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
ACT 1600 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting 3
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 1401 Business Law II 3
BG 2200 Statistics II 3
BG 2401 Microeconomics 3
BIS 1141 Business Software Applications 0
MGT 1101 Introduction to Business 3
  Total 18

Second Year

SECOND YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
ACT 2620 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting 3
BG 2000 English III 3
BG 2400 Macroeconomics 3
BIS 2180 Information Technology 3
MGT 2404 Managerial Psychology 3
MGT 2900 Principles of Management 3
  Total 18
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 2001 English IV 3
FIN 2700 Money, Banking and Financial Markets 3
GE 2101 World Civilization 3
GE 2202 Ethics 3
IBM 2702 International Business Environment 3
MKT 2280 Principles of Marketing 3
  Total 18

Third Year

THIRD YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BIS 3315 Programming and Algorithms 3
BIS 3340 Computer Tools in Research 0
BIS 3348 Principles of Multimedia 3
BIS 3617 Web Design and Programming 3
BIS 3635 Database Systems 3
FIN 3701 Corporate Finance 3
  One Major Elective Course 3
  Total 18
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BIS 3516 Object-Oriented Programming 3
BIS 3655 Data Communications and Networking 3
BIS 3666 Information System Analysis and Design 3
MGT 3905 Operations Management 3
MGT 3907 Business Communication 3
MGT 3940 Business Research Methodology 3
  Total 18

Fourth Year

FOURTH YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BIS 4625 Computer Organization 3
BIS 4675 Information Systems Project Management 3
BIS 4697 Current Topics in Business Information Systems 3
BIS 4787 Data Structure 3
MGT 4914 Entrepreneurship 3
  One Major Elective Course 3
  Total 18
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BIS 4858 Information Systems Security 3
BIS 4996 BIS Senior Project 3
  One Major Elective Course 3
  One Free Elective Course 3
  One Free Elective Course 3
  Total 15