BUS ADM 478 - 001 Syllabus and Course Overview Notes
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LUB N219 M/W @ 12:30-1:45pm
Tim Rotherford tbr @ uwm.edu←no office hours, email/call for appt.
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↪we will be taking excel further than any other course
↪if no idea what goal seek, data tables, or solver is, you need this
↪”Real World”, Supervisor and employees, not teacher and student
↪students will need to find own answers, no guiding
↪No Late Work. [except for medical/legal excuses]
↪MLA and/or APA guidelines
•formatting, m-text citations, bibliography/reference
↪Technology -all written assignments submitted to D21
↪In-Class-discussion-oriented, be professional
↪Chapter Quizzes -Exercises and Exams -group but individual grades
↪Case Assignments -in a group and graded as a group
↪No Curve, you should be able to get 100% (not unnecessarily hard)
↪ <7 days after grades are published you can question
↪cannot change grade after 21 days
•Chapter Quizzes Treat this course as an independent
↪Concepts study class...
•Open book D2L Quizzes with a lab
•Individual, not in class
•Due @ noon on due date
•Available 1 week before due
•random group; ~3 people
•can retake quiz as many times before due-date
↪can’t see the correct answer, but can see which was wrong
•exercises =”study guide” for exam; “how to” for cases
↪4 case assignments, lowest grade will be dropped
↪seven-step modeling process (chapter 1)
•Exams (3 total)
↪exam 1 and 2
•individual and group sections -grades will be averaged together
•D2L Quiz with password given during class (90min)
•True/False, fill-in-the-blank, complete data models
•have to take an individual exam; if you miss it, you can’t take the group exam.
•Group Exam is not required; if you miss it, your individual grade is the only grade
•Miss both -make-up within 7 days
•Final Exam make up is 2 days before actual exam
•you can’t just give someone your excel workbook, there's a record
•zero points for cheating for both parties
•Group Member Evaluation
↪if you don’t fill out = group is okay
↪1st eval. Is just for a warning, 2nd and 3rd can impact grades by 50 pts.
↪be honest and alert instructor early to issues
↪low performers will be removed from original group and put in their own group
•Schedule of Due Dates [subject to change]
Sept 15 - excel tutorials Nov 2 - ch 4 concepts
19 - ch. 1 and 3 concepts - ch 3 problems
26 -ch 2 examples 9 - case assign #2
28 - group eval. 1 16 - ch 4 examples
Oct 3 - ch 9 and 10 concepts -group eval #2
- Ch 2 problems - exam 2
- Ch 2 extra credit 21 - case assign #3
10 - ch 9 and 10 examples 28 - ch 5 and 6 concepts
12 - exam 1 dec. 7 - ch 5 and 6 examples
17 - case assign #1 12 - ch 14 concepts
19 - ch 3 concepts - ch 7 examples
26 - ch 3 examples - case assign #4
14 - ch 7 concepts
FINAL EXAM: DEC. 19 @ 12:30-2:30PM - group eval #3
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