YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY
College of STEM
ISEN 3745 Accounting for Engineers
Fall 2017

Instructor: Dr. Martin Cala - Phone: 330-941-1746 - e-mail: mcala@ysu.edu
Office: ESB 2545
Office Hours: MWF 10:00 -12:00

Text: Cost Analysis and Estimating for Engineering and Management, Ostwald

Website: http://mcala.people.ysu.edu/ie745/ie745.html

GRADE POLICY: Your term grade will be composed of:

Problem Sets: 40%
Quizzes (2): 30%
Final Exam: 30%
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TOTAL: 100%

GRADING SCALE: Your letter grade will be determined by:

A: 90 to 100
B: 80 to 90
C: 70 to 80
D: 60 to 70
F: less than 60

HOMEWORK AND EXAMS: Any homework not handed in by the individual in class on the due dates or an exam missed without making prior arrangements will be recorded as a zero.

ATTENDANCE POLICY: The requirements for assignments including due dates will be explained in class. Problem sets will generally be due at the beginning of the session in which the next problem set is assigned.  

CLASS CANCELLATION PROCEDURE: If a class must be cancelled you will be notified via <your user name @ student.ysu.edu>.This e-mail will be issued at the earliest possible moment and every other possible attempt to contact you will be made by the instructor of this course.

 

STATEMENT OF NON_DISCRIMINATION: Youngstown State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, disability, age, religion or veteran/military status in its programs or activities. Please visit www.ysu.edu/ada-accessibility for contact information for persons designated to handle questions about this policy.

 

STATEMENT FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES: In accordance with University procedures, if you have a documented disability and require accommodations to obtain equal access in this course; please contact me privately to discuss your specific needs. You must be registered with the Center for Student Progress Disability Services, located at 36 West Wood Street, and provide a letter of accommodation to coordinate reasonable accommodations. You can reach CSP Disability Services at 330-941-1372.

YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY
College of STEM
ISEN 3745 Accounting for Engineers
Fall 2017

WEEK

DATE

TOPIC

READING 

ASSIGNMENTS

1

8/21

8/23

8/25

IGNITE on campus
Uses of Costs
Labor Analysis

 

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

 

2

8/28

8/30

9/1

Labor Analysis

Labor Analysis

Material Analysis

Chapter 2

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Problem Set #1

3

9/4

9/6

9/8

University Closed
Material Analysis
Material Analysis

Chapter 3

Chapter 3

 

Problem Set #2

4

9/11

9/13

9/15

Accounting Analysis
Accounting Analysis
Accounting Analysis

Chapter 4

Chapter 4

Chapter 4

Problem Set #3

5

9/18

9/20

9/22

Accounting Analysis
Accounting Analysis
Accounting Analysis

Chapter 4

Chapter 4

Chapter 4

 

6

9/25

9/27

9/29

Practice Quiz
Review
Quiz#1 (Chaps. 14)

 

 

7

10/1

10/3

10/5

Forecasting Methods
Forecasting Methods
Forecasting Methods

Chapter 5

Chapter 5

Chapter 5

Problem Set #4

8

10/9

10/11

10/13

Forecasting Methods
Forecasting Methods
Estimation Methods.

Chapter 5

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

 

 

Problem Set #5

9

10/16

10/18

10/20

Estimation Methods
Estimation Methods
Estimation Methods.

Chapter 6

Chapter 6

Chapter 6

 

10

10/23

10/25

10/27

Practice Quiz
Review
Quiz#2 (Chaps. 56)

 

11

10/30

11/1

11/3

Operations Estimating
Operations Estimating
Operations Estimating

Chapter 7

Chapter 7

Chapter 7

Problem Set #6

 

 

12

11/6

11/8

11/10

Product Estimating

Product Estimating

University Closed

Chapter 8

Chapter 8

Problem Set #7

13

11/13

11/15

11/17

Product Estimating
Product Estimating
Product Estimating

Chapter 8

Chapter 8

Chapter 8

 

 

14

11/20

11/22

11/24

Cost Analysis

University Closed
University Closed

Chapter 9

Problem Set #8

15

11/27

11/29

12/1

Cost Analysis
Cost Analysis
Cost Analysis

Chapter 9

Chapter 9

Chapter 9

 

16

12/4

12/6

12/8

Practice Examination
Review
FINAL EXAMINATION