System Concept: Definition, Characteristics, Elements of system, Physical and abstract system, open and closed system, System Development Life Cycle: Various phases of system development, Considerations for system planning and control for system success. System Planning.
Initial Investigation: Determining Users Requirements and Analysis, Fact Finding Process and Techniques. Feasibility Study: Determination of Feasibility Study, Technical, Operational & Economic Feasibilities, Data Analysis, Cost and Benefit Analysis.
Tools of Structured Analysis: Data Dictionary, DFD: Data flow diagram, Components of DFD,Types of DFD, Form, Gantt Charts, System Model, Pseudo Codes, Flow Chart System Flow Chart, Decision Tree, Decision Tables, Input/ Output and Form Design: Input and Output Form Design Methodologies, Menu, Screen Design, Layout Consideration.
User Manual, Programming Manual, Programming Specifications, Operator Manual. System Testing & Quality:
System Testing and Quality Assurance, Software Maintenance. System Security: Data Security, Disaster/ Recovery Threat and Risk Analysis.