MIS3504 Fall 2017 Section 003

Week 8 Class Agenda – 10/17/2017

Turn in the individual case assignment due for Decision Tree Case Study

Review Case assignment for Data Analysis – Case

JustinMind demonstration of linking screens and review of individual assignment

Class Discussion on Design and Team Exercise

Team Project time to work on As Is analysis and deliverables

Week 7 Class Agenda – 10/10/2017

  • Turn in Team Project Scope Document Revision
  • Turn in Individual Data Analysis case assignment
  • Review Swim Lane Process flow case assignment
  • Wrap-up on Data Analysis discussion
  • Class discussion on business rules
  • Review Individual assignment on business rules
  • Team exercise on decision diagram

What is due for Week 7 – 10/10/2017

Individual Assignment:

Data Analysis Case:  Solutions-Plus Client Project Data Analysis

The Deliverables:

Use the ERD Blank Excel Template to:

  1. Create a Glossary of terms from the case
  2. Identify all the data entities that the Solutions-Plus Client Project Case will need.
  3. For each entity, identify all of the attributes that must be collected.
  4. Indicate the relationships between the different entities.

Use the tool of your choice (Excel template ERD Tab, Google docs, MS Access, Word, or Sketch on Paper) to create an ER or Schema Diagram to demonstrate the relationships graphically

Team Assignment:

Revised Team Project Scope based on follow class discussion:

  • In the third paragraph of the scope document’s problem statement, be sure to include the specific deliverables outlined in the Team Project Deliverables section of the class web site.
  • Review and adjust the project scope Objectives to ensure they are written as a measurable set of metrics in which your teams proposed solution can be evaluated against.
  • Please have an updated copy of the Scope document ready for review.
  • Please email me a soft copy of the Scope document of the updated document  as well

What is due for Week 6 – 10/03/2017

Individual Assignment:

Swim Lane Process Flow

Develop a Swim lane process flow based on the Discount Auto Parts – Sales Order, located on the class web site. You may use one of the two Swim Lane templates  (Excel / PowerPoint) also located on the site or other templates found on the internet.

Exercise: draw the sales process described in the sales order case

  • Actors – Who are all of the people/departments involved?
  • Actions – What are the steps they perform in the process?
  • Sequence – Map the process in sequence using the swim lane method.

Please submit the assignment in hard copy form