IS 315 Computer Sys Analysis & Design I
U1U 2010 LU
Schubel, Henry R, Jr.
BS Business Administration - Computer Science & MarketingMBA - Management
480-451-3601 (residence, try this number first)
07 June 2010 - 30 July 2010
4:50 - 10:10 PM
Textbook: Kendall, Systems Analysis
& Design, 7th Edition, Prentice Hall, 2008, (Bundled with
Visible Analyst Workbench 7.6 CD). ISBN 0-13-2410737
You will be using the same text for IS316.
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
All Park University courses must include a core assessment that measures the relevant Departmental Learning Outcomes. The purpose of this assessment is to determine if expectations have been met concerning mastery of learning outcomes across all instructional modalities. The core assessment for this course is a project which counts for 20% of the grade. The course project will be an information system plan for a system chosen by the student. Emphasis will be on developing the basic components of a system using system analysis tools and methodology. The system may be stand alone or integrated with other systems in the organization. Each week portions of the project will be developed including a system description, needs analysis, feasibility analysis, data analysis, process analysis, and financial analysis. Computer aided software engineering (CASE) tools will be used where needed in support of the weekly assignments. The final project document is due at the end of the course with all assignments integrated into one document.
Link to Class RubricGrading: Class participation
(class sessions 1,4 and 8 are 10 points each,
classes 2, 3, 5, 6, 7 are 20 points each)
Quizes (classes 2, 3, 5, 6) 25 points each
Class participation 130 points
Quiz scores 100
Mid term exam 200
Final exam 200
Project outline 50
Course Project 200
For the letter grade...
790 - 880 A
700 - 789 B
610 - 699 C
520 - 609 D
520 - 0 F
Late Submission of Course Materials: Late submissions only with advance permission of the instructor.
In general, temporary duty assignments and illness are the only valid reasons.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: We are conducting the course in multiple 5 hour sessions. It is essential that you come to class prepared ! The instructor has been a management and technology consultant for more than 20 years, so you can expect to see real world systems problems !
Read the text assignment and be prepared to do battle with other Systems
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: June 10 - text chapters 1 -3
June 17 - text chapters 4
June 24 - text chapters 5 - 6
July 01 - text chapters 7
July 08 - text chapters 8
July 15 - text chapters 9
July 22 - text chapters 10
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country May 19 through June 2nd and will have extremely limited email
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