STUDY GUIDE

Exam 1

For the first exam study the following material:

  1. Chapter 1 (study the chapter and the presentation)

  2. Chapter 3 (study the chapter and the presentation)

The exam consists of 35 multiple choice questions and 2 essay questions from the following list:

  1. What is business intelligence?

  2. What is the hierarchy of knowledge?

  3. Explain the business Pressures-Response-Support model.

  4. Which are the 4 layers of a High-level BI Architecture?

  5. What are the benefits of BI?

  6. What are the Managerial Issues with BI Implementations?

  7. What is the role of BI in Business Strategy?

  8. What does the term “Business Analytics” mean?

  9. Which are the 3 categories/classifications of Business Analytics?

  10. How does “Big Data” relate to BI?

  11. What is BPM?

  12. Which are the major BPM Processes?

  13. What is a Performance Measurement System?

  14. What is Information Visualization?

  15. What is Visual Analytics?

  16. What is a performance Dashboard?

  17. Which are the ingredients/characteristics of a good dashboard design?

  18. What are KPIs?

  19. What is BSC?

  20. What is Six Sigma?

Please bring a scantron 882 and a pencil.

Exam 2

For the second exam study the following material:

  1. Chapter 4 (study the chapter and the presentation)

  2. Chapter 5 (study the chapter up to page 186 and the presentation)

  3. Chapter 6 (study the chapter and the presentation)

  4. Assignment 2

The exam consists of 35 multiple choice questions and 2 essay questions.

Please bring a scantron 882 and a pencil.

Exam 3

For the final exam study the following material:

  1. Chapter 2 (study the chapter and the presentation)

  2. Chapter 7 (study the chapter and the presentation)

The exam consists of 35 multiple choice questions and 2 essay questions.

Please bring a scantron 882 and a pencil.