Management information system

Course: Management Information System Semester: Fall 2021
Code: MIS245 Lecturer: Dr. Benita Christopher
Handout date: 03/10/2021 Due date: 17/10/2021
Assignment Maximum Mark: 20
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S1: Student Name:……………………………………………………………….. ID: …………………………………….
S2: Student Name:……………………………………………………………….. ID: …………………………………….
Learning outcomes being assessed:

  1. Explain the significance of information systems for business organizations
  2. Apply data visualization in supporting decision making for organizations
    Assignment and submission instructions:
    • Provide the suitable formatting of the Assignment document and submit your project as a PDF file
    in the Blackboard.
    • The student will be penalized with a 20% of total mark for each late day after the due date.
    Similarity and Plagiarism policy
  3. Where the similarity ratio for any submitted work is equal to or less than 30% the mark
    recorded as assigned.
  4. Where the similarity ratio for any submitted work is over the acceptable percentage of
    similarity 30% by 15% or more (i.e 45% or more ) the work will be rejected with no
    possibility of revision or second submission and the grade assigned and recorded for the
    item will be zero (0).
  5. Where the similarity ratio for any submitted work is more than the acceptable percentage
    of similarity 30% by less than 15% (i.e in the range 31%-44% a penalty will be imposed
    as follows:
    • First Offense (less than 15% over threshold): the grade assigned and recorded for the item
    will be reduced by 25%.
    • First Offense (more than 15% over threshold): the grade assigned and recorded for the
    item will be zero (0).
    • Repeat Offense(s) (over threshold by any amount): the grade assigned and recorded for
    the item will be zero (0).
    See Students Anti-plagiarism Guidelines:
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1mUIp3s2onJINjkJtk9EMc9q5YPLhrtVI/view?usp=sharing
    مخالفة الطالب للعقوبات: بالنسبة الي عمل مقدم له نسبة تشابه أعلى من المحددة يتم فرض مايلي:
    o المخالفة األولى: تخفيض عالمه العمل المقدم بنسبة 25 .%
    o بعد المخالفة األولى: منح صفر في العمل المقدم وتحال القضية الى مجلس القسم.
    يرجى قراءه ارشادات مكافحه االنتحال االكاديمي في الرابط:
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1mUIp3s2onJINjkJtk9EMc9q5YPLhrtVI/view?usp=sharing
    Course: Management Information System Semester: Fall 2021
    Code: MIS245 Lecturer: Dr. Benita Christopher
    Handout date: 03/10/2021 Due date: 17/10/2021
    Assignment Maximum Mark: 20
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    Marks
    Tasks CLO Marks
    allotted
    Marks
    obtained Feedback to students
    Task 1 CLO1 5 marks
    Task 2 CLO1 4 marks
    Task 3 CLO1 2 marks
    Task 4
    CLO1,
    CLO2 9 marks
    Total 20
    Program Manager Approval
    Course: Management Information System Semester: Fall 2021
    Code: MIS245 Lecturer: Dr. Benita Christopher
    Handout date: 03/10/2021 Due date: 17/10/2021
    Assignment Maximum Mark: 20
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    Assignment Marking Scheme
    Question LOs Marks
    allotted Assessment Scheme
    Task 1 LO1 5
    2 marks for suitable explanation about the process of
    data collection for the presented case.
    3 marks to explain the importance of the information
    system for the presented case
    Task 2 LO 1 2
    2
    2 functionalities of each ERP.0.5 mark for each
    functionality.
    Atleast 2 advantages for each ERP. 0.5 marks
    for the advantages of each product.
    Task 3
    LO1
    2
    Any four responsibilities each 0.5 mark.
    (Refer Book)
    Task 4
    LO1, LO2
    5 2
    2
    5 marks for clear visualization of the
    information (3 marks for the selection of the
    visualization tool + 2 marks for the colors
    of the graph)
    2 marks for a sound interpretation of the
    information for better decision making
    1 mark for the formatting and 1 mark for proper
    citation and references
    Total 20
    Course: Management Information System Semester: Fall 2021
    Code: MIS245 Lecturer: Dr. Benita Christopher
    Handout date: 03/10/2021 Due date: 17/10/2021
    Assignment Maximum Mark: 20
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    Assignment Description
    In this assignment, you have to answer the following 4 tasks:
    Task 1:
    Amazon Prime is a streaming company, but also a data-driven one. It collects data about the
    customers behaviors, selection of the movies, etc. In this task, you are asked to answer the
    following:
    A) How is this data collected by Amazon Prime?
    B) How is Amazon Prime taking advantage of all the collected data/information in the
    decision-making process? (Importance of information system)
    Task 2:
    Choose any 2 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) products currently available in the market.
    A. Present their functionalities.
    B. Compare their advantages.
    Task 3:
    What are the responsibilities of a junior business systems analyst (Refer E-Book)
    Task 4:
    In this task we present for you the sales data collected from the sales Transaction processing System
    of the company XYZ.
    Item January February March April
    iPhone 12 mini 238 290 400 256
    iPhone 12 1200 356 1206 789
    iPhone 12 Pro 256 866 400 675
    iPhone 12 Pro Max 789 431 900 789
    iPhone 13 mini 675 345 700 431
    iPhone 13 789 643 890 345
    iPhone 7
    654 566 876 643
    iPhone 7 Plus 345 322 754 566
    iPhone 8 865 689 899 322
    iPhone 8 Plus 234 267 455 689
    Course: Management Information System Semester: Fall 2021
    Code: MIS245 Lecturer: Dr. Benita Christopher
    Handout date: 03/10/2021 Due date: 17/10/2021
    Assignment Maximum Mark: 20
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    A) Use Microsoft excel and visualize the presented data/information in the best type of visualization
    format (histogram, pie chart, etc.). You have to select the best visualization format.
    B) What type of decision you can take based on the information/visualization format presented in
    the previous point?
    Good Luc