Informatics Minor

Students receiving degrees in all colleges may satisfy the requirements for a Business Informatics minor by completing the following courses. Students pursuing this minor should seek assignment of a minor advisor early in their program to complete a Program of Study Agreement.


Required Courses
Course# Name Prereq
INFO 1181 Informatics and Programming I MATH 1143 or MATH 1147 (Coreq okay)
Problem solving methods and algorithm development with an emphasis on programming style with Java or C#. Includes Secure Software Concepts, such as what constitutes secure software and what design aspects to take into consideration to construct resilient software.
INFO 1182 Informatics and Programming II INFO 1181 or
CS 1181
Object-oriented programming in the context of design, using OO principles and UML diagrams. Includes Secure Software Concepts, such as what constitutes secure software and what design aspects to take into consideration to construct resilient software.
INFO 2285 Software & Systems Architecture INFO 1181 or
CS 1181 (Coreq okay)
Principles and application of computer hardware and systems software in the context of designing business IT infrastructures through combination of theory-based lectures and applied laboratory experiences.
INFO 3307 Systems Analysis and Design INFO 1182 or
CS 1182 (Coreq okay) or POI
Develops systems analysis skills, using proven techniques, prototyping, and structured analysis and design phases of the systems development life cycle. The course emphasizes Secure Software Design, which includes secure design elements, software architecture, secure design review, and threat modeling. Requirements: gathering is emphasized, including secure software requirements gathering to capture all of the security requirements from various stakeholders and understand the sources and processes needed to ensure a more effective design.
INFO 4407 Database Design & Implementation INFO 3307 (Coreq okay)
Covers multi-user relational database management systems, stored procedures, SQL, transaction processing, etc. The course emphasizes Secure Software Design, which includes secure design elements, software architecture, secure design review, and threat modeling.
Plus ONE additional 4000-level Informatics course.

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Informatics and Computer Science

Idaho State University

921 S. 8th Ave., Stop 8020

Pocatello, Idaho 83209-8020


office: Business Administration 534

voice: 208.282.4783

fax: 208.282.4367

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