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Fall 2000 9.200 - Information Systems for Management Introduction to Course Section L01 Marcel V. Joaquin, CMA 9.200 Information Systems for Management.

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2 Fall 2000 9.200 - Information Systems for Management Introduction to Course Section L01 Marcel V. Joaquin, CMA 9.200 Information Systems for Management

3 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management2 9.200 - Administrative Details 4 Instructor background 4 Course outline, marking and structure: –Structure (lectures, cases, demos, labs, guests) –Assignments (Internet, Access, Excel, research paper) –Class participation is required –Certain topics will only be presented in class (e.g., project management concept specifics) –A comment on academic integrity 4 Textbook: Stair/Reynolds, Principles of IS, 4 th Edition 4 May have TBA days (e.g., guest speaker, career days, etc)

4 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management3 9.200 - Introduction Why Learn About IT? –IT is transforming the nature of work, organizational competitiveness, and the economy –IT is becoming ubiquitous –Those who understand IT may succeed …

5 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management4 IT Research Paper 4 Choose a team of two 4 Identify an information technology or application that is leading edge as of today 4 Prepare a report –Guidelines for references, length, etc. to come later 4 Submit your proposal by date specified on syllabus/course outline

6 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management5 Internet Assignment #1 - Part 1 Retrieving Information 4 Send the marker an email 4 Join our listserv so we can communicate electronically 4 Retrieve information from the Internet and ABI Proquest about an interesting company 4 Retrieve and post messages to news groups 4 Assemble a brief report on your findings 4 Tutorial class: See syllabus for date

7 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management6 Internet Assignment #1 - Part 2 Providing Information 4 Create a Web page –Create a home page for yourself –Attach your résumé as a link from your home page 4 Tutorial class: See syllabus for date

8 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management7 Database Management Assignment 4 Build a small Access database 4 Create some simple data entry forms –Use of lookup tables 4 Learn to use queries –Data table relationships 4 Design some basic reports 4 Design useful management/stakeholder reports 4 Tutorial class: See syllabus for date 4 May be done in teams of two

9 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management8 Decision Support Assignment 4 Create a spreadsheet in Excel to help analyse and recommend action for a management issue 4 Analyze a variety of issues using what-if analysis –Learning to properly format management reports –Preparing useful financial models –Presenting future-oriented reports –Using solver or goal-seek 4 Tutorial class: See class syllabus for date 4 May be done in groups of two

10 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management9 MIS Major Consider Becoming an MIS Major

11 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management10 Downloading and Printing Class PowerPoint Files 4 On the Web, go to the schedule in our section’s syllabus 4 Find the day and PowerPoint hyperlink you want to download 4 Click on the hyperlink, and save the PPT file to your floppy diskette, hard drive, Zip disk, etc. 4 Open the file in PPT, and go to File/Print 4 In the Print dialogue box, select all slides, to print as handouts, 3 to a page, in pure black and white, framed or unframed as you choose 4 Click enter; your pages should print out

12 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management11 ROLL CALL

13 Fall 20009.200 - Information Systems for Management12 Next Class 4 Chapter One: –Introduction to Information Systems 4 Cases: Be ready to discuss these in class (next class) –Sales Force Automation, page 37 –Liz Claiborne, page 38 Remember... 474-8600


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