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Exam 3 Planning – 4/24/2018

The primary material covered in the Exam will be on the Design aspects of the course with focus on the topic discussions and exercises reviewed in Classes 8 through 12.

– Class 8 – Design

– Class 9 – Persona/Scenario/Prototype

– Class 10 – User Experience

– Class 11 – Reviewing Work

– Class 11 – Selling Your Ideas

–  Class 12 – Summary

While the exam will focus on design aspects of the discussion there will be reference to the analysis tools (process flow, data entities and business rules) found in some of the questions and applied in the case portions of the exam.

A review of chapter 6 in the text book and the class discussion on the analysis tools will also be helpful

– Class 5 – Process Mapping

– Class 6 – Data Mapping and Relationships

– Class 7 – Business Rules and Decision Tree

The exam has three sections: (all multiple choice)

  • 10 to 12 question on general knowledge of the above subject areas (mostly on Design Topics)
  • 10 to 12 questions based on a  case review which is  focused on data elements and there application in a mocked up design solution  (Report designs and layouts will be included in the case material)
  • 14 to 16 question on a separate case review which will  focused on the identification / evaluation of business rules and their applicability to a developing potential solution.
  • To prepare for the question pertaining to the two cases in the exam, review previous case work assignments and practice identifying the key process steps, data elements and business rules that would be pertinent to creating a solution.
  • Overall this exam will test you skills in analyzing the information supplied in a case an applying it to a solution

Week 13 Class Agenda – 4/17/2018

Class Presentations:

Presentation order of the teams will be random order determined at the beginning of class

For the presentations each team should have a version of the prototype loaded on a laptop that can be plugged into to projector and an copy of the presentation available to be projected on second screen.  Would recommend email to a team member then access from desktop at the podium.

Please print a hard copy of the presentation and hand to me prior to beginning your team presentation

Plan on 10 to 12 minutes to present and a few minutes for follow up questions.

Evaluation sheets will be handed out and complete by the evaluation team to critique the other teams presentation, then provide feedback to the presenting team and class.

Dress to be comfortable: casual or business, what ever you feel will be most effective for your team

Presentations not completed on 4/17/2018 will be presented on 4/24/2018.

All final project deliverables will be due on 4/24/2018.

Project team member evaluation sheets will be completed on 4/24/2014

Exam 3 will be given second half of class on 4/24/2018

Week 11 Class Agenda – 4/3/2018

Review Exam2

Class Discussion on:
Reviewing and evaluating work product
Project presentation framework

JustinMind demonstration on business rules and Scenarios

Team work session wrap up on future state diagram(s)

Work on Draft Presentation and Prototype

Week 11 Team Assignment Due April 3, 2018

Team Project Future State Views:

Draft copies of your team’s Future State analysis depicting changes to the As Is current state based on the potential solution.

  • Swim Lane Process flow Diagram
  • Data Diagram
  • Key business rules / Decision tree  (may not have changes)

Revisit the current state deliverables with any adjustments to reflect the impact of the teams proposed solution

Week 10 Class Agenda – 3/27/2018

JustinMind demonstration on the creation of a solution scenario

Team submission of draft persona(s) and scenario(s) , please turn in hard copy and send soft copy via email

Exam 2 taken during the second half of class