Yonghua Ji

Associate Professor, Department of Accounting and Business Analytics

Fall Term 2020 (1730)

MIS 418 - Electronic Commerce

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An examination of the development of electronic commerce in business across a number of different sectors. Using a process modelling approach, traditional vs. electronic business transactions are discussed in business-to-business and business-to-consumer modes; strategies for e-commerce are developed with a focus on the appropriate technical architecture to support business in an electronic marketplace. In particular, requirements of payment systems, and issues of security and privacy are discussed as key considerations in implementation. The course uses software development tools in the implementation of these electronic commerce strategies. Prerequisite: MIS 311.

LECTURE A1 (173071032)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
MW 12:30 - 13:50 (TBD)


ACCTG 437 - Accounting Information Systems

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An introduction to the field of computerized accounting information systems in organizations: basic transaction processing, record updating and maintenance, and financial and managerial reporting functions. Concentrates on the scope of accounting information systems in organizations; impacts of computerized accounting information systems on the role of the professional accountants; design issues for accounting information systems: security, accuracy, integrity, recovery, and operational control issues relating to accounting information systems; and impacts of computerized accounting information systems on the auditing processes in organizations. Prerequisites: ACCTG 311, 322, MIS 311. Credit may be granted for only one of ACCTG 437 or MIS 437.

LECTURE A1 (173070798)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
TH 12:30 - 13:50 (TBD)

LECTURE A2 (173082958)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)


MIS 437 - Accounting Information Systems

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An introduction to the field of computerized accounting information systems in organizations from the perspective of the information system professional. Accounting information systems are typically the foundation for many other information systems in organizations. Concentrates on the design of accounting information systems in organizations and integration of accounting information systems with other functional area and management information systems as well as commonalities in the system development process for accounting and other functional area information systems. Prerequisites: ACCTG 311, 322, MIS 311. Credit may be granted for only one of ACCTG 437 or MIS 437.

LECTURE A1 (173070800)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
TH 12:30 - 13:50 (TBD)

LECTURE A2 (173082974)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)


MIS 618 - Electronic Commerce

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An examination of the development of electronic commerce in business across a number of different sectors. Using a process modelling approach, traditional vs. electronic business transactions are discussed in business-to-business and business-to-consumer modes; strategies for e-commerce are developed with a focus on the appropriate technical architecture to support business in an electronic marketplace. In particular, requirements of payment systems, and issues of security and privacy are discussed as key considerations in implementation. The course uses software development tools in the implementation of these electronic commerce strategies.

LECTURE A1 (173071034)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
MW 12:30 - 13:50 (TBD)