People: Analysis and Requirements IS 101Y/CMSC 101 Computational Thinking and Design Thursday, October 31, 2013 Carolyn Seaman University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Quiz. Individual quiz: 5 minutes Team quiz: 5 minutes. Focus Group Tomorrow!!. If you were invited – GO!!!!
People:Analysis and RequirementsIS 101Y/CMSC 101Computational Thinking and DesignThursday, October 31, 2013Carolyn SeamanUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore County
The systematic study of an existing situation (in a business, organization, social context, or scientific environment), identification of problems and opportunities, and specification of the requirements for the solution.
What is the problem, really?
Is this problem worth solving?
What are the constraints on the solution?
What are the implications of fixing this?
Tests new technology
Nine system characteristics:
Four system concepts
Advantages of systems thinking:
Not all solutions to a problem are feasible