Semester 1 Calendar ∙ 2010-2011 ∙ MIS (BMGN-N340)

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1

Classes Commence.

Introductions, course outlines, expectations, blogs, course syllabus

12·Sep
Eid Al Fitr
13·Sep 14·Sep 15·Sep
Introductions, course outline, blogs
16·Sep 17·Sep 18·Sep
2

MIS: Start Google Project - choose/assign topic, project requirements, deliverables and Chapter 1 discussion

19·Sep
Chapter 1 discussion
20·Sep 21·Sep 22·Sep
Google Project start, assign topics
23·Sep 24·Sep 25·Sep
3

MIS: Google topic work and meetings with instructor. Training plan!

26·Sep
Instructor meetings; work on plans
27·Sep 28·Sep 29·Sep
Instructor meetings; work on plans
30·Sep 1·Oct 2·Oct
4

MIS: Assessed meeting and finalize training plan

 

3·Oct
Assessed meeting with instructor
4·Oct 5·Oct 6·Oct
Google Project - finalize training plan
7·Oct 8·Oct 9·Oct
5

 

MIS: Google Presentations this week

Event: Breast Cance Day (Oct 10)

10·Oct 11·Oct 12·Oct 13·Oct 14·Oct 15·Oct 16·Oct
6

 

MIS:Wrap up Google Project, discuss important tools, start Google Practical

17·Oct 18·Oct
World Teacher's Day
19·Oct 20·Oct
Wrap up, first blog entry, create site
21·Oct 22·Oct 23·Oct
7

 

MIS: Intro to Peer Teaching and Chapter presentations. Class discussion, groups and project, teaching PPTs, lesson plans

24·Oct
Peer teaching intro, assign chapters
25·Oct 26·Oct 27·Oct
Review materials; initial understanding
28·Oct 29·Oct 30·Oct

Information Literacy Conference

8

 

MIS: Blog Entry #2. First assessed meeting

31·Oct
First Assessed meetings - two teams (5, 6)
1·Nov 2·Nov

In-house Graduation

3·Nov
First Assessed meetings - two teams (7, 9)
4·Nov 5·Nov 6·Nov
9

 

MIS:Blog Entry #3. End of first assessed meetings; teams finish lesson plans, organize materials and review

7·Nov
First Assessed meetings - one teams (10)
8·Nov 9·Nov 10·Nov
Teams finish lesson plans
11·Nov 12·Nov 13·Nov
10

 

MIS:Blog Entry #4. Begin MIS Peer Teaching project - Groups and Chapters assigned

14·Nov 15·Nov
Eid Al Adha
16·Nov
Eid Al Adha
17·Nov
Eid Al Adha
18·Nov
Eid Al Adha
19·Nov 20·Nov
11

 

MIS:Blog Entry #5. Second assessed meeting

21·Nov
Second Assessed meeting - three teams
22·Nov 23·Nov
BAS Mock Job Interviews (no classes)
24·Nov
Second Assessed meeting - two teams
25·Nov 26·Nov 27·Nov
12

 

MIS:Blog Entry #6. All lesson plans due and FIRST Chapter presentation.

28·Nov
Lesson/training plans due today
29·Nov 30·Nov 1·Dec
First Chapter presentation
2·Dec
National Day
3·Dec 4·Dec
13

 

MIS:Blog Entry #7. SECOND Chapter presentation.

5·Dec
Al Hijira New Year
6·Dec 7·Dec 8·Dec
Second Chapter presentation
9·Dec 10·Dec 11·Dec
14

 

MIS:Blog Entry #8. THIRD Chapter presentation.

12·Dec
Third Chapter presentation
13·Dec 14·Dec 15·Dec 16·Dec 17·Dec 18·Dec
15

Bazaar- No classes for Year 2 students

MIS:Blog Entry #9. FOURTH and FIFTH Chapter presentation.

19·Dec
Fourth Chapter presentation
20·Dec

Bazaar Set-up

21·Dec

Annual Bazaar

22·Dec
Fifth Chapter presentation
23·Dec

Annual Bazaar

24·Dec 25·Dec
16

 

MIS:Blog Entry #10. Chapter wrap-up.

26·Dec
Chapter wrap-up
27·Dec 28·Dec 29·Dec 30·Dec 31·Dec 1·Jan
New Years Day
17

 

 

2·Jan 3·Jan 4·Jan 5·Jan 6·Jan
FINAL Blogs and Google Sites due by 4 pm.
7·Jan 8·Jan
18

Final Assessments (9 Jan-17Jan)

9·Jan 10·Jan 11·Jan 12·Jan 13·Jan 14·Jan 15·Jan
19

Final Assessments (9 Jan-17Jan)

 

16·Jan 17·Jan 18·Jan 19·Jan 20·Jan 21·Jan 22·Jan
20

Mid-Year Break - (Jan 23 - Feb 5)

23·Jan
Mid-Year Break
24·Jan
Mid-Year Break
25·Jan
Mid-Year Break
26·Jan
Mid-Year Break
27·Jan
Mid-Year Break
28·Jan
Mid-Year Break
29·Jan
Mid-Year Break
21

Mid-Year Break - (Jan 23 - Feb 5)

30·Jan
Mid-Year Break
31·Jan
Mid-Year Break
1·Feb
Mid-Year Break
2·Feb
Mid-Year Break
3·Feb
Mid-Year Break
4·Feb
Mid-Year Break
5·Feb
Mid-Year Break
Wrap-up of the Google Tools projects. Discussion of what was effective and what was not. Go over the entire set of tool and discuss newer tools such as Google Voice and how that might change telephony. Second period - Start the Google Practical project. Show some of the older sites that were done by students. Create the first blog entry and create a Googles Site website site. All students e-mail blog and sites link.