Management Information Systems for Managers

Learners will investigate different management information systems and evaluate the common features. They will analyse an existing information system in use by an organisation. They will review records, observe performance and understand the legal and organisational requirements that apply to an information system. They will use their findings to recommend improvements to a management information system and they will present their findings to a client.

Awarding Body



25 Hours

Start Date

All Year Around

Study Mode

Classroom Workshop

By the end of this programme, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand management information systems in organisations
  • Be able to evaluate a management information system in organisation
  • Be able to plan improvements to a management information system

1.Understand management information systems in organisations

  • Different types of information – routine, exception, summary,
  • Features of information system – common features information system, how support information system, common features computer systems, systems and application software, digital systems/applications
  • Data security including storage – backup, archive, hack, ethical use of information, DPA etc.
  • IS for competitive advantage: Enterprise Systems, Supply Chain Management, Customer Relationship Management, Knowledge Management Systems
  1. Be able to evaluate a management information system in an organisation
  • MIS and performance: managing assets and operations (equipment, software, networks, individuals, procedures, resources)
  • MIS effectiveness: impact of MIS, principles for effective information management
  1. Be able to plan improvements to a management information system
  • MIS improvements: studying people, studying technology, studying organisations
  • MIS extensions: process identification, process selection, assessment of current processes, process plan, process changes

How many students are there in a classroom?

It depends on how many would enroll per intake. Even if the number of students are just 1, we still continue with the training as planned. The maximum number of students we will have in a classroom is 10.

Can I request a date that is convenient for me?

Absolutely! We will arrange the training that is convenient for you. The training date is completely customizable.

Can I change the course content?

Yes, if the contents of the course needs to be changed, please let us know. We will communicate with you and get a course outline that works for you finalized.

Does it matter which industry I work at?

It really doesn’t. We take cases and discuss them to cover your industry. If you need the course to be customized and tailored to your industry, we can also do that. You’d have to let us know in advance by filling out the form below.

(The fees include coffee breaks, study materials and working lunches daily)

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