MIS3504 Spring 2017 Section 003

Week 10 – Team Assignment Due March 28, 2017

Draft views of your team’s User Persona(s)  and Scenario(s)

Deliverables:

Use the persona template found on the web site to describe the typical user(s) that will be engaged in the project solution.  Depending on the project solution there may be more than one persona.

Create a draft outline of scenario(s) that the user will work thought as it pertain to the project solution.  The scenario(s) tell a story as to how the user interacts with the solution, there many be one or more scenarios needed to tell the story.  For the initial draft of the scenario(s) you may create a simple document or PowerPoint slide that outlines the steps and decisions in the form of bullet points.

Exam 2 – March 28, 2017

Exam 2 will be taken on March 28, 2017  during the last hour of class

The Exam will primarily focus on the analysis tools outlined and demonstrated in class discussions 5 –  (Process Mapping), 6 –  (Data Mapping and Relationships)  and 7  – (Business Rules and Decision Trees)  and the respective individual case assignments.

Key topic areas covered in the exam will be: Process Flows, (Swim Lane), Data Analysis (Entity Relationship) and Business Rules (Decision Tree).

Chapter 6 in the text book specifically covered the analysis tools with addition background information found in chapter 4.  Review of the class discussions posted on the web site and follow up case assignments will serve as good study aids.  The Software Requirements Memory Jogger also has examples of the analysis tools and the their components.

Case Solutions can be found on the web site page: Case Assignment Solutions

Exam will be structured as follows:

Section 1: A range of general knowledge multiple choice questions pertaining to the use and structure of the analysis tools discussed and demonstrated in the case studies

Section 2: A Case study that included various diagrams and business rules in which you will be asked identify potential issues or conclusions.  All questions will be in multiple choice form for this section of the exam.

Number of exam questions will range between 30 – 40

Week 9 Class Agenda –3/21/2017

Turn in case assignment due for JustinMind Introduction Lab2

Review Case assignment for – Business Rules/Decision Tree

Class Discussion on Persona – Scenario – Prototype

Exam 2 Review

Team Project As Is deliverable review

Update JustinMind to Version 7.6

If you have installed version 7.7 of JustinMinde, please uninstall this version from your computer and reinstall version 7.6 using the links provided below.

Once version 7.6 has been installed you can use the registration key found in the gradebook to upgrade to the Professional version by going the Help Menu option and select the Register Key option then paste the key in

For Windows: http://d2ld3he4yll0xl.cloudfront.net/Justinmind_Prototyper_Windows_7.6.0.exe

For Mac: http://d2ld3he4yll0xl.cloudfront.net/Justinmind_Prototyper_MacOS_7.6.0.dmg

Week 9 – Team Project Assignment – 3/21/2017

Draft copies of your team’s As IS  analysis  defining the current state  of  your project topic

Deliverables:

  • Swim Lane Process Flow Diagram
  • Data Diagram
  • Key Business Rules / Decision Tables / Decision Tree

The goal for this portion of the project is to use the analysis tools we reviewed in class to depict the current state of the problem / opportunity that the team has chosen to pursue.  Your team will have an opportunity to make adjustments to the documents and include the final copy as part of  the final project submission.

You may submit the draft documents to me at the end of class via email or in hardcopy form, please bring a printed copy of the documents to class or a laptop to present the documents in a peer team review session.  This will be a exercise where teams pair off to share each others findings and give feedback.

Week 8 Class Agenda – 3/7/2017

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 – 02/28/2017

  • 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