Dr. Drew ParkerManagement Information Systems

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Date Topic Reading
Week 01 - September 10 Introduction to the course

Historical Perspectives of Telecommunications and the Internet
Fast Company 'How Web-Savvy Edupunks are Transforming American Higher Education', September 2009, online at: http://www.fastcompany.com/magazine/138/who-needs-harvard.html
Week 02 - September 17 Internet Elements and Applications

Group Selection

Discussion - Term Paper
Chapter 1
Week 03 - September 24 Web 2.0 Chapter 2

Tim O'reilly 'What is Web 2.0', September 2005, online at: http://www.oreillynet.com/pub/a/oreilly/tim/news/2005/09/30/what-is-web-20.html
Week 04 - October 1 The Open Source Concept

Peering
Chapter 8
Week 05 - October 8 Social Age Organizations Chapter 2
Week 06 - October 15 Wikis Chapter 3
Week 07 - October 22 Blogs Chapter 4
Week 08 - October 29 Bookmarking and Tagging Chapter 5
Week 09 - November 5 Cloud Computing Chapter 6
Week 10 - November 12 Social Culture Chapter 7
Week 11 - November 19 Social Innovation and Business

NOTE: Accenture is coming to this session
Chapter 10 and 11
Week 12 - November 26 Overview

Project Discussion
TBA
Week 13 - December 3 Conclusion: Web 3.0: The Future TBA
December 18 Final Exam 12:00 - 3:00 A well-kept secret