CBIS 4210 – Business Application Development

Semester: Spring 2021
Course Title: CBIS 4210 – Business Application Development
Instructor: Bryan Marshall
Email: bryan.marshall@gcsu.edu
Class Time: MW 11:00 – 12:15 pm
Class Room: Online
Premium Support Hours (by appointment): MW 9
:00 – 11:00 am AND W 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Office: Online

Course Description

Prerequisite: CBIS 3210. This course uses the Python programming language to teach programming concepts and problem-solving skills, with assuming any previous programming experience. Students learn to how to design the logic of programs then implement those programs using Python.

Course Outcomes
Students should be able to:
1. apply programming to everyday life to solve problems.
2. see the value in learning programming and how it can help business.
3. approach a problem systematically, breaking down the required parts, and building a working application.
4. become more confident in their programming skills and what programs can do.
5. understand basic key terms like variables, constants, functions, and loops.

Grading (1000 pts)
A 900 – 1000 pts
B 800 – 899 pts
C 700 – 799 pts
D 600 – 699 pts
F Less than 599

Module Quizzes 7 x 60  420 points
Module Assignments 7 x 40  280 points
MyProgrammingLab (MPL) 100 points
Final Project 200 points

Required Textbooks
Starting Out with Python (5th Edition) by Tony Gaddis – 9780135929032 (with MyProgrammingLab)