4 weeks / 6 hours per week
About This Course
It covers the fundamentals taught in an introductory college-level business information systems course. It reviews knowledge, terminology, and basic concepts about information systems as well as the application of that knowledge.Our goal as creators of this course is to prepare you to pass the College Board's CLEP examination and obtain college credit for free.
“Information Systems” is a completely self-paced course. It has no prerequisites and it is offered entirely for free.
How is this course organized?
This course is organized into seven modules that contain short video lessons, exercises and readings.
All of the course material has been released at once so you can complete it anytime.
What do I need to pass the CLEP exam?
You need to demonstrate the understanding on concepts and techniques applicable to a variety of products and environments. Knowledge of arithmetic and mathematics equivalent to that of a student who has successfully completed a traditional first-year high school algebra course is assumed.
The exam contains approximately 100 questions to be answered in 90 minutes. Please examine our syllabus.
How does this course differ from other CLEP textbooks and traditional courses?
This online course includes a carefully structured series of video lectures and exercises taught by a top quality university professor.
Navigating Through Our Platform
1. What are Information Systems?
2. Hardware and Systems Technology
3. Software Development and Programming Concepts
4. The Internet and the World Wide Web
5. Technology Applications
7. Social and Ethical Implications and Issues
Sample CLEP Questions
Questions 1 - 15
Questions 16 - 30
Questions 31 - 45
Questions 46 - 60
Questions 61 - 75
Questions 76 - 90
Prof. Gregory Gardner's Recommendation
How Your Score Is Computed