The course provides general introduction to the three levels of Financial Information Systems with emphasis on operational Level Accounting Information Systems.  The major components of computerized accounting systems are discussed.  Reviews on various accounting subsystems design are done by the students while also considering integrated systems.  There is hands-on experience on some major common productivity and application software used in accounting information systems, like Spreadsheet, Database, Quicken, Sun account system, etc.

The course is a three (3) hour course, with two lecture periods.  Practical sessions are part of the lecture periods.