NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA EDA 842 APPLICATION OF MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM (MIS) IN EDUCATION
14–16 AHMADU BELLO WAY, VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2014 EXAMINATION
COURSE CODE: EDA 842
COURSE TITLE: APPLICATION OF MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM (MIS) IN EDUCATION
INSTRUCTION: Answer Question 1 and any other two. TIME ALLOWED: 2Hours
Distinguished between “Top or Strategic level of Management” and “Middle or Tactical level of Management”. (24 marks)
- 2. Explain with relevant illustrations what you understand by the term “Data Processing”.
- (a) Define the term “Good Information”. (5 marks) (b) Identify nine (9) characteristics or attributes of “good information”. (9 marks)
(c) Discuss any six (6) of the characteristics or attributes of “good information” mentioned
in (3b) above. (9 marks)
- (a) Explain four (4) main objectives of management information systems. (6 marks) (b) Explain four (4) major Needs for Management Information Systems (MIS).