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  1. 1. Computer and Information Science 200 Computer Assisted Problem Solving for Business 1 CIS 200 - Introduction
  2. 2. CIS 200 - Introduction CIS200 – Winter ‘04 Course Lecturer Office Phone Office Hours Email Webpage Class Meets Lab Meets <ul><li>CIS200 </li></ul><ul><li>Bettina Bair </li></ul><ul><li>Dreese Labs 493 </li></ul><ul><li>292-2565 </li></ul><ul><li>TR 10:30-11:18, and 3:30-4:18 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>TR 1:30 -3:18 pm DL 113 </li></ul><ul><li>Baker Engineering Systems 310 </li></ul>[email_address] 8-4460 CL 414 Tsviatko Yovtchev 3:30-5:18pm Thurs [email_address] 2-8377 BO 118 Vishvesh Sahasrabudhe 1:30-3:18pm Fri Email Phone Office Lab Instructor Day/Time Lab
  3. 3. CIS 200 - Introduction CIS 200 Course Administration Any section changes or adds must be made through the course coordinator . Request forms must be filled out in DL 489 on the first Wednesday of the quarter from 9am - 3pm. Course Coordinator Debby Gross Lab Consultant Coordinator Steve Cardoza Lecturers Bettina Bair Sandy Farrar Debby Gross Michelle Mallon Kitty Reeves Ron Salyers Lab Instructors In charge of lab section Lab Consultant Grades labs - 4 per lab
  4. 4. Topics of Discussion <ul><li>Course description </li></ul><ul><li>Syllabus </li></ul><ul><li>Required texts </li></ul><ul><li>Policies </li></ul><ul><li>Expectations </li></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  5. 5. Course Description <ul><li>This course is an intensive introduction to business applications of computers. The main focus of the course is on the use spreadsheets and databases to help solve problems . </li></ul><ul><li>The overall objective of the course is to prepare students to be able to learn the features of various business software tools and apply these tools in efficiently and effectively solving problems. </li></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  6. 6. <ul><li>The types of software applications that will be covered include: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Communication – Netscape </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Spreadsheets - MS Excel 2002 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Presentation Graphics - MS PowerPoint 2002 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Databases - MS Access 2002 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Prerequisites : Math 116, Math 130 or Math 148 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If you do not have the prerequisites please see your lecturer </li></ul></ul>Course Description
  7. 7. Syllabus: A brief overview <ul><li>Basic computer science concepts, Windows Operating System, Internet E-mail, WWW </li></ul><ul><li>Using Spreadsheets to Solve Problems </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Spreadsheet basics – formulas & functions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Boolean Logic </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reference & Financial Functions </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Presentation Graphics </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Midterm Exam </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Databases </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Relational database theory </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Database basics – using tables & queries </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Inner & Outer Joins </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Internet topics </li></ul><ul><li>Final Exam </li></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  8. 8. Required texts <ul><li>CIS 200 course notes for the current quarter </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Required - Available from COP-EZ (Tuttle Garage) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Text </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Shelly Cashman Series (4 books) – CIS200 Intro book, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access </li></ul></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  9. 9. Policies : Grading <ul><li>Lab assignments - 20% (200 points) </li></ul><ul><li> - You must complete the labs 5 & 9 to pass the course </li></ul><ul><li>Quizzes - 20% (200 points) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>- Six 40 point quizzes – the lowest grade will be dropped </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Midterm - 25% (250 points) </li></ul><ul><li>Final Exam - 35% (350 points) </li></ul><ul><li>- The final exam is cumulative. A passing grade is required on the final to pass the course </li></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  10. 10. Policies: Labs <ul><li>Each week Pre-Lab and In-lab Assignments are due by the end of lab class </li></ul><ul><li>Lab 1 in-lab – Is in your course notes – please read over before class. </li></ul><ul><li>Labs 2-10 have a pre-lab assignment and an in-lab assignment </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Pre-lab - Must be completed prior to that week’s lab – and files submitted during in-lab . If you work at home/office all files must be successfully transmitted to our labs prior to the lab session! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In – Lab – This assignment will be given out in lab. You have only that lab session to complete and submit it. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>You must attend lab to receive credit for the lab assignment. No credit will be given for late assignments. Contact your lab instructor regarding emergencies and/or attendance issues. </li></ul><ul><li>Labs will normally be returned the following week. Grade discrepancies should be discussed with the lab instructor within a week of distribution. </li></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  11. 11. Policies: Homework <ul><li>Homeworks will be assigned by the lecturer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Designed to prepare you for labs, quizzes & exams </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>They will not be graded – but we highly recommend you complete the assignments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Complete homeworks will be discussed in lecture </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Answer Keys are available on the web </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Username and password: ‘wi04’ </li></ul></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  12. 12. Policies: Make-ups <ul><ul><li>It is the policy of this course that no make-ups will be allowed for labs, quizzes or exams. It is your responsibility to know when assignments are due and when the exams will be given. In some cases exceptions for extraordinary circumstances may be made: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Contact your Lecturer for all matters pertaining to exams and homework. Contact your Lab Instructor in all matters pertaining to labs. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Notification must be made and confirmed prior to the assignment due date by e-mail, phone or in person. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In a case where you are unable to notify the proper person (ex. documented medical emergency), notification must be made as soon as possible </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Policies: Academic Misconduct: <ul><li>In accordance with Faculty Rule 3335-5-487 Academic misconduct includes, but is not limited to, giving or receiving information during an exam and submitting plagiarized work for academic requirements. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Students are required to do their own assignments. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Submitted materials (lab files) must be entirely your own work. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Your instructor reserves the right to ask you to explain your approach to the problem, the equations used, etc. Your response may affect your grade on the lab or homework in question. </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Expectations <ul><li>Attendance at Lectures and labs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Come prepared to Lecture by </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>bring the class notes </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>completing the assigned problems and homework </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Come prepared to Lab by </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Completing the pre-lab assignment before class </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>bringing class notes and textbook(if needed) to lab </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>All graded assignments to be completed individually </li></ul><ul><li>Read your e-mail </li></ul><ul><li>Read class discussion groups and/or Lecturer’s announcements </li></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  15. 15. Frequently asked questions: <ul><li>Can I change my section ? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>See course coordinator 1st Wednesday </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>9am-3pm DL 489 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Can I work on labs from home? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Yes – instructions are given in lab 1 but you must have a compatible version of software an be able to email all completed files </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Required files will be available from the internet </li></ul></ul><ul><li>When are the exams ? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Quizzes as announced throughout the quarter </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Midterm 6th week </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Final during finals week unless otherwise specified. Refer to your Lecturer’s syllabus . </li></ul></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  16. 16. Frequently asked questions: <ul><li>Who do I contact if I have a problem with grading of labs or midterms ? </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Midterms see lecturer, labs see your lab instructor </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Who do I contact if I have an emergency ? </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Labs - contact lab instructor, exams contact lecturer </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Notification must be made prior to a deadline </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Documentation will be required </li></ul></ul></ul>CIS 200 - Introduction
  17. 17. All about Me <ul><li>Bettina Bair </li></ul><ul><li>Faculty Lecturer, Ohio State University </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Internet & HTML </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Databases (Microsoft Access) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assembly Language & Computer Systems </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Systems Analysis </li></ul></ul>25 years of interesting problems
  18. 18. 122 Years of Amazing Computers “ Sherman set the WayBack Machine to the year 1890…”
  19. 19. 1890: The First Computer <ul><li>Hollerith Tabulating System </li></ul><ul><li>Census Counter </li></ul><ul><li>Hollerith's Business Joined A Firm That Later Became IBM. </li></ul>
  20. 20. 1945: The First Modern Computer <ul><li>ENIAC </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Electrical Numerical Integrator And Computer </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Built To Compute Ballistics Tables During World War II. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1,000 Times Faster Than Any Existing Device. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Cost About $400,000 </li></ul>
  21. 21. 1947: The First Computer Bug <ul><li>Dead Moth Found In A Computer  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Causes malfunction </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Engineers taped into their notebook  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Bug&quot; And &quot;Debug&quot; Now A Standard Part Of The Language </li></ul>
  22. 22. 1953: The first compiler <ul><li>Invented by Grace Hopper (1906-1992) </li></ul><ul><li>Translates English Language Instructions Into Language Of The Target Computer </li></ul><ul><li>Led To The Development Of Cobol. </li></ul>
  23. 23. 1978: My First Computer Class <ul><li>Programming Language: FORTRAN </li></ul><ul><li>Punched Cards </li></ul>
  24. 24. 1979: My First PC <ul><li>Vic-20 </li></ul><ul><li>1.0227 Mhz </li></ul><ul><li>3.5kb RAM </li></ul><ul><li>Tape Drive </li></ul>Today’s computers: 2+ Ghz and up to 64 Mb RAM
  25. 25. 1980: First Computer Job <ul><li>Interactive Graphics Engineering Laboratory </li></ul><ul><ul><li>University of Arizona </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Finite Element Analysis for Aerospace </li></ul>There was no such thing as a mouse, screen icon, or GUI.
  26. 26. 1984: Second Computer Job <ul><li>Arizona Criminal Intelligence System Agency </li></ul><ul><li>Database Analysis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Organized Crime </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Chop Shop </li></ul></ul>A gigabyte of disk storage took a 8' tower of Winchester disk drives stacked floor to ceiling.
  27. 27. 1984- 1986: Lots of Lines of Code <ul><li>Hughes Aircraft </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Improve efficiency of large scale IBM systems </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Integrate new graphics technology </li></ul></ul>The computer operators didn't trust any data that wasn’t on punched cards (because it wasn’t real)
  28. 28. 1984: Macintosh <ul><li>Revolutionary Graphical User Interface (GUI). </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A Device Called A Mouse </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pictorial Symbols (Icons) On The Screen. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Select Commands, Call Up Files, Start Programs, Etc. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Original Selling Price: $2,495 </li></ul>
  29. 29. 1987: Signal Processing <ul><li>Cranfield-Phoenix Data Systems </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Filtering and Conditioning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Signal Analysis </li></ul></ul>
  30. 30. 1988-1996: New Technologies Create New Opportunities <ul><li>U S WEST </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Telecommunications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Installation and Repair of telephone cables, switches, radio towers </li></ul></ul>Using Excel a lot now
  31. 31. 1994-1999: Internet <ul><li>from User to Builder </li></ul><ul><li>VONBAR Enterprises </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Designing Websites for Small Businesses </li></ul></ul>HTML Writers Guild International Directory of Women Web Designers Top 5% Web Designers- EG Web Top Vendor award-   Mall park
  32. 32. 1998- 2003: The Return to the First Computer Class Computers are cool.
  33. 33. Test Your Knowledge How much do you know about computer basics?
  34. 34. Would increasing RAM <ul><li>make your word processor run faster? </li></ul><ul><li>Allow you to run bigger applications? </li></ul><ul><li>Let you keep more programs open? </li></ul><ul><li>Give you more space for MP3s and pictures? </li></ul><ul><li>Download web pages faster? </li></ul>
  35. 35. Would increasing the speed of your CPU? <ul><ul><li>make your word processor run faster? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Allow you to run bigger applications? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Let you keep more programs open? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Give you more space for MP3s and pictures? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Download web pages faster? </li></ul></ul>
  36. 36. What would give you more space for MP3s and pictures? <ul><li>A faster modem </li></ul><ul><li>A bigger hard drive </li></ul><ul><li>More RAM </li></ul><ul><li>A faster processor </li></ul>
  37. 37. What would help you download web pages faster? <ul><li>A faster modem </li></ul><ul><li>A bigger hard drive </li></ul><ul><li>More RAM </li></ul><ul><li>A faster processor </li></ul>
  38. 38. How much storage is enough? <ul><li>How many bytes are needed to store your first name? </li></ul><ul><li>How many times could you store your first name </li></ul><ul><ul><li>In a kilobyte? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>On a 1.44MB floppy? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>How big is a </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Typical picture? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sound file? </li></ul></ul>
  39. 39. What kind of computer do you have? <ul><li>What speed is the processor? </li></ul><ul><li>How big is the hard disk drive? </li></ul><ul><li>How big is the RAM? </li></ul><ul><li>How fast is the modem? </li></ul><ul><li>Price? </li></ul>