Kambiz Saffarizadeh

Assistant Professor of Management at Marquette University

INSY 4054: Emerging Technologies

Schedule and Syllabus

This is the syllabus for the Fall 2021 iteration of the course.

ModuleWeekSession DateDescriptionDue
11Aug 31
  • Introduction
Sept 2
  • Python basics (I)
2Sept 7
  • Python basics (II)
Sept 9
  • Python basics (III)
  • Quiz 1
23Sept 14
  • AI and machine learning
Sept 16
  • Deep learning (I)
  • Assignment 1
4Sept  21
  • Deep learning (II)
Sept  23
  • Deep learning (III)
5Sept  28
  • Deep learning (IV)
  • Quiz 2
Sept  30
  • AI end-of-module assessment
36Oct 5
  • Automation
Oct 7
  • Automating business tasks (I)
7Oct 12
  • Automating business tasks (II)
Oct 14
  • Automating business tasks (III)
  • Quiz 3
8Oct 19
  • Automation end-of-module assessment
Oct 21
  • Midterm break
49Oct 26
  • Group project overview
  • Cloud computing
  • Assignment 2
Oct 28
  • Microsoft Azure
10Nov 2
  • Cloud computing case study
  • Group Formation
  • Quiz 4
Nov 4
  • Cloud end-of-module assessment
511Nov 9
  • Internet of things
Nov 11
  • Internet of things case study
  • Quiz 5
12Nov 16
  • Digital assistants
  • Group Project Phase I
Nov 18
  • IoT end-of-module assessment
613Nov 23
  • Blockchain
Nov 25
  • Thanksgiving Holiday
14Nov 30
  • Blockchain case study (I)
  • Group Project One-Page Status Report
Dec 2
  • Blockchain case study (II)
  • Quiz 6
15Dec 7
  • Course wrap up
Dec 9
  • Project presentations
  • Group Project Phase II
  • Group Project Presentation
16Dec 14Final exam week
 
Name:Kambiz Saffarizadeh
Office:David Straz Hall, Room 228
Email:kambiz.saffari@marquette.edu
Office Hours:Wednesday 1 PM to 5 PM or by appointment

Course: INSY 4054 – Emerging Technologies (Fall 2021)

Class (101). Tuesday and Thursday, 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM – Location: David Straz Hall 554