Information Systems in Organizations

MIS 2101.006 – Leonard Nelson – Spring 2018

Exam 3 – Diamond Peer Review Session

The Diamond Peer Teachers will hold an MIS 2101 Exam 2 review session on Wednesday, April 25th, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in Speakman 213.

Please be aware that this is not a structured review. Students are expected to come to the session prepared with questions. The session will essentially be run by the students; when the students run out of questions, the session will end.

Learn IT! Assignment #2 Rubric

Learn IT! Assignment #2 is evaluated based on the table and guidelines below:

The total number of points for this assignment is 5.

Pass-High – Missing 0 items

Pass – Missing 2 items

Fail – Missing 2 or more items

Missing – Not Submitted

Part 0 – Submission Instructions

a) File named based on instructions e.g. LastName_First Name_2101Section6_LearnIT2 and has Name/TUid in the document

Part 1

a) All metrics (a – n) are listed

b) Each metric has a value (0 is an acceptable value)

c) Each metric has a 1 sentence explanation

Part 2

a) A two to three sentence paragraph analyzing the most important metric to the student’s new site

*** Note missing items on assignments will be reflected using the Lab number&letter, part and item letter. EX: 1a-j, or 2a

Max Labs 3A and 3B Rubric

Max Labs 3 is evaluated based on the table and guidelines below:

The total number of points for this assignment is 16.

Pass-High – Missing 0 to 2 items

Pass – Missing 3 to 7 items

Fail – Missing 8 or more items

Missing – Not Submitted

 

Part 0 – Submission Instructions

a) File named based on instructions e.g. LastName_First Name_2101Section6_MaxLabs1 and has Name/TUid in the document

Max Labs 3a – Screenshot 1

*Is the student’s email address/name in the “To:” field of the email? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Title of email is “New distant Investment Lead!”

b)      Email begins with “Riley, this one is outside the Bay Area.”

Max Labs 3a – Screenshot 2

*Is the student’s email address/name in the “To:” field of the email? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)       Title of email is “New (minor) investment lead for YOU (me) – Go!”

b)      Email body contains the sentence, “The name is Kyle Reese.”

Max Labs 3a – Screenshot 3

*Is the student’s email address/name in the “To:” field of the email? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Title of email is “New Bay Area Investment Lead!”

b)      Email body contains the sentence, “Investment level is $110,000”.

Max Labs 3a – Screenshot 4

*The student’s name will not be visible on this screenshot. This is the ONLY screenshot where that is acceptable.

a)      2 rows are shown in the Activity History

b)      Under ‘Activity History’, Both rows’ ‘Subject’ starts with “Email”

c)      Under ‘Activity History’, One row’s ‘Subject’ is “Email: in response to your inquiry about investing in Ebsta…”

Max Labs 3b – Screenshot 1

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Poll shows 2 votes (100%) for “Nah, he’s creeping me out”

b)      “Riley Morgan” has commented

Max Labs 3b – Screenshot 2

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      ‘Name’ field contains “Miles Dyson”

b)      ‘Company’ field contains “Cyberdyne”

Max Labs 3b – Screenshot 3

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Under ‘Open Activities’, ‘Subject’ is “email to ask about calling”

b)      Under ‘Activity History’, ‘Subject’ is “Email: Thank you for your inquiry”

*** Note missing items on assignments will be reflected using the Lab number&letter, part and item letter.  EX: 3a-1B, or 3b-3C

Max Labs 3A and 3B – Homework Help Desk Sessions

Max Labs Help Desk sessions will be available leading up to the submission date of each assignment. A team of Information Technology Assistants (ITAs) will be running Max Lab Help Desk Sessions. The sessions will be held in either Alter 602 or 603, all five days of the week, at various times. 

Many of you will find you are able to complete the assignments on your own without any difficulty, and that is great. But, if you want to attempt the assignment somewhere you know there is a person on hand who can answer any potential questions, then please attend one of the many Max Lab Help Desk Sessions.

Click on the link below for the dates, times, and locations of all help desk sessions for Max Labs:

Help Desk Schedule

Max Labs 2A and 2B Rubric

Max Labs 2 is evaluated based on the table and guidelines below:

The total number of points for this assignment is 12.

Pass-High – Missing 0 to 2 items

Pass – Missing 3 to 7 items

Fail – Missing 8 or more items

Missing – Not Submitted

Part 0 – Submission Instructions

a) File named based on instructions e.g. LastName_First Name_2101Section6_MaxLabs1 and has Name/TUid in the document

Max Labs 2a – Screenshot 1

1. *Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      “Error: Invalid Data.” is shown at top of page

b)      ‘Equity Percentage’ box has a red outline and error message directly below it

2. Max Labs 2a – Screenshot 2

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)       Three pitches are shown, all with the same ‘Business Name’ (Spray & Pray Ventures)

b)      The top ‘Pitch Date’ is 10/1/2014

3. Max Labs 2a – Screenshot 3

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Under ‘Meetings’, three rows are shown

b)      Under ‘Meetings’, ‘Enthusiasm’ for ‘Mtg-02’ is 5

4. Max Labs 2b – Screenshot 1

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      2 rows are shown in the Email List

b)      Title of Email List is “Contact Info for Mountain View Reception”

c)      2nd row’s ‘Contact Name’ is Anu Aggarwal

5. Max Labs 2b – Screenshot 2

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Schema / ERD is shown

b)      Contact, Meeting, Meeting Attendance, and Pitch are the entities shown

12 points

 

*** Note missing items on assignments will be reflected using the Lab number&letter, part and item letter.  EX: 2a-1B, or 3b-3C

Max Labs 2A and 2B – Homework Help Desk Sessions

Max Labs Help Desk sessions will be available leading up to the submission date of each assignment. A team of Information Technology Assistants (ITAs) will be running Max Lab Help Desk Sessions. The sessions will be held in either Alter 602 or 603, all five days of the week, at various times. 

Many of you will find you are able to complete the assignments on your own without any difficulty, and that is great. But, if you want to attempt the assignment somewhere you know there is a person on hand who can answer any potential questions, then please attend one of the many Max Lab Help Desk Sessions.

Click on the link below for the dates, times, and locations of all help desk sessions for Max Labs:

Help Desk Schedule

Max Labs 1A and 1B Rubric

Max Labs 1A and 1B is evaluated based on the table and guidelines below:

The total number of points for this assignment is 15. 

Pass-High – Missing 0 to 2 items

Pass – Missing 3 to 7 items

Fail – Missing 8 or more items

Missing – Not Submitted

Part 0 – Submission Instructions

 a) File named based on instructions e.g. LastName_First Name_2101Section6_MaxLabs1 and has Name/TUid in the document

Max Labs 1a – Screenshot 1

1. *Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Pitch ID is P-000

b)      “Created by” & “Last modified by” have been removed

c)      Contact name is in the right-hand column

2. Max Labs 1a – Screenshot 2

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)       There are at least 4 pitches

b)      Pitch ID, Business Name, Type, Investment Amount & Equity Percentage are shown

c)      At least 2 of the pitches are Type “VC” and at least 2 are Type “Angel”

3. Max Labs 1b – Screenshot 1

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Two pitches shown are P-000 and P-005

b)      View is named “Loaded & Likely Angels Only”

4. Max Labs 1b – Screenshot 2

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Pitch ID, Business Name, Investment Amount, Equity Percentage are shown

b)      Angel “avg” Investment Amount is $360,000.00

5. Max Labs 1b – Screenshot 3

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      The graph is a line chart

b)      Graph compares Equity Percentage to Average Investment Amount (Look at x-axis and y-axis)

6. Max Labs 1b – Screenshot 4

*Is the student’s name visible? If not, answer no for every question related to this screenshot.

a)      Screenshot shows “Fundraising Progress Gauge”

b)      From “$0.00” to “$0.75”, the graph is red

*** Note missing items on assignments will be reflected using the Lab number&letter, part and item letter.  EX: 1a-1B, or 3b-3C

No Class – Wednesday, March 21

Due to the inclement weather today, Temple’s campus will be closed and classes canceled Wednesday, March 21. Please review the email from me for additional information on Exam 2 and the Max Labs 2 assignment. Specifically:

  1. Exam 2 will be held on Monday, March 26th at 4 pm in the same room we meet for classes (i.e. Alter Hall A033). Remember to bring a #2 pencil and a highlighter.
  2. The Diamond Peer Teachers review session that was scheduled to be held on Wednesday, March 21st, has been cancelled. A recording of the previous session from last week is available at http://community.mis.temple.edu/mis2101sec006sp18/2018/03/15/exam-2-diamond-peer-review-session-recording/. We will still complete our review session in class on Friday.
  3. Max Labs 2 is due at the start of class on Friday, March 30. Many of you will find you are able to complete the assignments on your own without any difficulty, and that is great. But, if you want to attempt the assignment somewhere you know there is a person on hand who can answer any potential questions, then please attend one of the many Max Lab Help Desk Sessions. A team of Information Technology Assistants (ITAs) will be running Max Lab Help Desk Sessions up to the submission date of each assignment. The sessions will be held in either Alter 602 or 603. The dates, times, and locations of all help desk sessions for Max Labs are available at: Max Labs Help Desk Schedule.