Fall 2011 Class Schedule


Date
Chapter
Coverage
Assignment
Due Date
08/23/2011
Introduction & Chapter 1
AIS: An Overview (R&S)
Table 1-1 presents characteristics of useful information. These characteristics are not new to accounting, describe where these characteristics were first used related to accounting? What are the similarities/differences in the context in which these characteristics were first described and today's Accounting Information Systems? Limit your answer to no more than three pages.
09/13/2011
08/30/2011
Chapter 2 & 3
Transaction Processing & ERP
Systems Documentation Techniques
Model Assignment #1
09/06/2011
09/06/2011
Preparing DFD's and FlowCharts
Review DFD material found at:
Yourdan SAD - DFD's

Alternative
Depending on the first letter of your last name complete Problem 7 (A-F), Problem 8 (G-L), or Problem 9 (M-Z). For all problems first prepare an Entities and Activities table then proceed with the problem preparing a context-level DFD, Level-0 DFD, and Flowchart (be sure to prepare the flowchart asked for in the problem). When finished submit your file(s) in either .pdf or .jpg format via WebCourses.
09/12/2011
09/13/2011
Exam 1 -
Covers Chapters 1 - 3.


09/20/2011
Chapter 4
Relational Databases
Complete Problem 4.3. For requirements a-c your design should be similar to Table 5.
09/27/2011
09/27/2011
Chapter 8
The REA Data Model
Depending on the first letter of your last name complete Problem 8.1 (A-F), Problem 8.2 (G-L), Problem 8.3 (M-R), or Problem 8.4 (S-Z). Use Gliffy to create your REA diagram.
10/04/2011
10/04/2011
Chapter 9
Implementing an REA Data Model
Depending on the first letter of your last name complete Problem 9.1 and 9.2 (A-L), or Problem 9.3 and 9.4 (M-Z), use the solutions provided for Joe's Ice Cram Revenue & Expenditure Cycles (8.1 & 8.2) or Sue's Gallery (8.3 & 8.4).
10/11/2011
10/11/2011
Chapter 10
Special REA Topics


10/18/2011
Exam 2 - REA Data Model
Covers Chapters 4, 8-10


10/25/2011
XBRL - 1
XML and XBRL an Introduction


10/27/2011

WITHDRAWAL DEADLINE


11/01/2011
XBRL - 2
XML and UBL
Ex 2-1
11/08/2011
11/08/2011
XBRL - 3
XML and UBL Schema's
Ex 3-1 - submit two files .xml and .xsd
11/15/2011
11/15/2011
XBRL - 4
XBRL
Ex 4-1, 4-2 & 4-3 - only one file should be submitted.
11/22/2011
11/22/2011
XBRL - 5
XML Stylesheets
Ex 5-1, 5-2 & 5-3 - submit two files .xml and .xsl.
11/29/2011
11/29/2011
XBRL - 6
XBRL (IFRS), iXBRL, and other Topics
Ex 6-2 - submit two files .xml and .xsl
12/03/2011 (Note this is a Saturday)
12/06/2011
Final Exam - XBRL
Covers Chapters 1-6 of XBRL text