BCS 430W*: Senior Project


EGL101, BCS 260, BCS 230, BCS 301 with a grade of C or better

Course Objectives

At the completion of this course, students will:

  1. Develop an information system that includes analysis, design, planning and organization based on a real-life or simulated situation.
  2. Create reports including Preliminary Investigation, Systems Requirement, System Design Specifications, and Final Documentation.
  3. Present seminars on each phase of the system.
  4. Implement and demonstrate the system.
  5. Maintain a journal/diary describing the step-by-step progress.
  6. Contribute to the peer review process.


  • Systems Analysis and Design, Rosenblatt, Cengage Learning, 10th Edition, ISBN: 978-1-285-19249-9


Students will be given the opportunity to work in a team to plan, design, build, demonstrate and document a completed information system.


  • Students cannot get credit for BSC 430 and 430W; BCS 430W can be used to fulfill the writing intensive requirement.*
  • Offered at the discretion of the Computer Programming and Info Systems Department.

Farmingdale State College

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