Systems Analysis and Design (SAD) equips students with the background to understand how to develop information systems more effectively and efficiently. This course presents a core set of skills that every analyst needs to know to excel in this dynamic field. It follows the recent trend in SAD and incorporates object-oriented concepts and techniques within System Development Life Cycle (SDLC). The objective of this course is to provide students with an in-depth knowledge of object-oriented systems analysis and design procedures. The emphasis is on the analysis procedures. At the end of the course, the student will be able to analyze business situations and design computer-based information systems using structured design methodologies.pre-rec: INFO 301.