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Author McFarlan, F. Warren ♦ Nolan, Richard L.
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Keyword Education ♦ Computer management ♦ Information systems administration ♦ Information systems management ♦ Management information systems
Abstract An addendum to the Report of the ACM Curriculum Committee on Computer Education for Management is proposed. The proposed addendum is to include in the curriculum a course on Information Systems Administration. It is important for two reasons: (1) the systems designer must understand the administrative framework in which he must operate to work effectively, and (2) an important objective of the curriculum recommendations is to prepare the future manager of the computer activity. It is felt that the importance of these two reasons justifies the addition of the recommended course. The course is outlined in the format of the original report.
Description Affiliation: Harvard Univ., Boston, MA (McFarlan, F. Warren; Nolan, Richard L.)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2005-08-01
Publisher Place New York
Journal Communications of the ACM (CACM)
Volume Number 16
Issue Number 7
Page Count 3
Starting Page 439
Ending Page 441


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Source: ACM Digital Library