Information Systems Minor

General Requirements

Students must complete at least four courses (12.0 credit hours), including at least one course (3.0 credit hours) at the 3000/4000 level.Students may not double count courses required for the minor in fulfilling requirements for their major or second minor. The four courses comprising the minor must be distinct from any such major or second minor requirements.For students who complete the required courses, the minor will be acknowledged on the official transcript.Minors are available in the Bachelor of Management degree, Post-Diploma Bachelor of Management degree, Professional Diploma in Accounting, Management Certificate and second degrees in Management.

See also the Information Systems Minor Program Planning Guide .

  Why Complete an Information Systems Minor?

The objective of this minor is to understand how information systems are designed, built, and used in organizations. Increasingly, jobs require not only basic software literacy but also an understanding of how to organize, retrieve, and use information to support operations and decision making.

  Courses Required in the Information Systems Minor

The four courses required for the minor in Information Systems include:

Required Course:

Management 3830 - Contemporary Database Applications

Three of:

Management 3170 - Accounting Information Systems

Management 3821 - Visual Programming Applications

Management 3862 - E-commerce Management

Management 3920 - Project Management

Management 4380 - Management Issues in Information Systems

Management 4840 - Systems Analysis

Note: Students should be aware that some of the above courses have prerequisites which may require taking courses extra to their degrees. Check with an Academic Advisor for more information.

Note: Minors are linked to your calendar year and some minors may not be available for previous calendar years. Your calendar year will be the year of your most recent admission to the University of Lethbridge. Contact an Academic Advisor for more information (see Academic Advising).