Professional Certificate in Information Systems
This programme aims at providing students with solid knowledge and practical skills in the applications of information systems to support organizational operations. It is designed for students to apply tools and techniques in program design, database management and systems development to create web-based applications. Hence, students are well-equipped with theoretical and practical grounding to develop appropriate professional skills to achieve organizational goals with effective use of information systems.
This programme consists of 5 courses:
|Course Code||Course Title||科目名稱||Hours|
This course aims to develop students with programming logic and skills to
solve problems. Through hands-on practice, students will acquire knowledge of
program design and experience in programming.
- Programming Concepts;
- Program Design;
- Data and Operators;
- Debugging Programs;
- Making Decision;
- Processing Routine Tasks;
- Using Arrays;
- Procedures and Functions.
|2.|| ||CAP4101||Website Applications||網站應用||30|
This course aims to develop students with knowledge and skills to build a
website to facilitate organizational activities. Students will involve in a
series of practical skills-building tasks to create an online website that not
only promotes products and services, but also processes data over the Internet.
- Web Site Design Principles;
- Overview of HTML;
- Maximizing Website Design;
- Scripting Language;
- Building Program Block;
- Developing Web Applications;
- Making the Web Online.
|3.|| ||DBM4101||Database Management and Applications||資料庫管理與應用||30|
Database Management and
This course aims at providing students with concepts and skills in designing,
using and implementing relational database management systems. Through hands-on
practice, students will gain experience in using Structured Query language (SQL)
to retrieve information for decision making.
- Database Environment;
- Database Development Process;
- Modeling Data in the Organization;
- Database Design;
- Structural Query Language (SQL);
- Data Management;
- Data and Database Administration.
|4.|| ||ISM4131||Information Systems Analysis and Design||資訊系統分析與設計||30|
Information Systems Analysis and
This course aims at providing students with a conceptual framework for the
development of information systems in organizations with a view to support
operational processes to increase organizational efficiency and effectiveness.
- Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design;
- Planning the Systems Development;
- Systems Analysis;
- Systems Modeling;
- Systems Design;
- Application Architecture;
- Modeling with Unified Modeling Language (UML).
|5.|| ||ISM4132||Electronic Commerce||電子商貿||30|
This course aims to equip students with knowledge and skills to use
E-Commerce applications in the digital economy with special emphasis on
technology, infrastructure and applications in a virtual business marketplace.
- Overview of Electronic Commerce;
- Electronic Marketplaces;
- Retailing in E-Commerce;
- Business to Business E-Commerce;
- E-Supply Chains and Corporate Portals;
- Mobile Commerce (M-Commerce);
- E-Commerce Security;
- E-Commerce Payment Systems;
- E-Commerce Strategy.
Duration and Mode of Study
9-12 months part-time
Medium of Instruction
Cantonese supplemented with English
Students who have successfully completed 5 required course will be awarded the Professional Certificate in Information Systems.
Application Fee: HK$120
Tuition Fee: HK$15,620
March / July / November of every year
Course Schedule and Venue
Classes and examinations will be held on weekday evenings and Saturday
afternoons (normally two classes per week) at Kowloon Tong / Kowloon East /
Tsimshatsui / Wan Chai Learning Centre.
Minimum Entry Requirements