IS100

(IS100 September Proficiency Exam will be held on October 1, 2020. The students who are eligible to take the IS100 September Proficiency exam will be notified via their student metu-mails. Please check your metu-mails and IS100 website regularly.)

  

 


Welcome to IS100 Course

This is an online course and all sections are online sections. There are no defined class hours. 

To get attendance grade, you have to complete  Quizzes (Test-Yourself) every week. You need to get at least 6 points from the quiz in order to get a participation grade for the week.  You are responsible for following the course announcements and assignments on this page.For your questions about the course, please check the https://ii.metu.edu.tr/frequently-asked-questions-is100 page, where you can find the answers to common questions.If you cannot find an answer, please ask your questions using the IS100 Student System. See http://ii.metu.edu.tr/user-guides page if you don’t know how to use the IS100 Student System. Grading:
  • 30% - Midterm
  • 35% - Final
  • 25% - Assignment 1 + Assignment 2
  • 10% - Weekly quizzes

You need to collect at least 60 points in order to pass the course.Most students fail the course within a margin of 10 points. So, please remember that quizzes and assignments make a big difference.Please note that only the students who got more than 6 points from at least one of the first six quizzes are allowed to take the exam.

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IMPORTANT DATES

The tentative schedule of exams and assignments of the IS100 course for the summer school is as follows

Midterm: 07 Sep 2020 (Monday)
Assignment 1: 31 Aug 2020 – 06 Sep 2020 (Due Date)
Assignment 2: 07 Sep 2020 – 13 Sep 2020 (Due Date)
Final: 26 Sep 2020  (Saturday)


FINAL MAKE-UP EXAM

IS100 final make-up exam will be held on September 29 (Tuesday) between 12:05– 12:25 PM. The exam will be held on ODTUClass, and it will take 20 minutes. Students will take the exam in their own home using their computers.

The students who want to apply make-up exam have to write their excuse to is100@metu.edu.tr until September 28 (Monday), 23:55. In addition to make-up excuse, the following information has to be stated in the mails; METU Student NumberName and Surname.

** Note that,

- You have to write your excuses clearly and honestly.

- The e-mails without student information (Student ID, Name and Surname) will be ignored.

- Any late e-mails will be ignored.

- You have to send e-mail to only is100@metu.edu.tr

- There is no make-up exam for a make-up exam.


FINAL

IS100 Final exam will be held on September 26, Saturday, start exactly at 16:05 PM and closed exactly at 16:25 PM. 

The exam will take only 20 minutes, and there will be only 20 questions. You will be taking your Final exam on your own home, own computers. In case of any cheating situation, you will directly go to the discipline. We will not tolerate you, and also your friend who you communicate with.

You will see the exam link in the following week name: "IS100 Final Exam, 26 September 2020"

System will activate exams only when the time comes. So at the beginning, you will see the exam links blurred. When the time exactly will be 16:05 PM, the exam link will be activated; please click the link (or refresh the page) and take the final exam.


MIDTERM MAKE-UP EXAM

IS100 midterm make-up exam will be held on September 9 (Wednesday) between 12:05 – 12:25 PM (at noon). The exam will be held on ODTUClass, and it will take 20 minutes. Students will take the exam in their own home using their computers.

The students who want to apply make-up exam have to send a photograph of their health reports to is100@metu.edu.tr until September 8 (Tuesday), 17:00. In addition to the health report, the following information has to be stated in the mails; METU Student NumberName and Surname.

If you have any other excuses for the make-up exam, send your excuses with your Student Number, Name and Surname to is100@metu.edu.tr

Any late e-mails will be dismissed.

**Note that there is no make-up exam for a make-up exam. Moreover, in case of any cheating situation, you will directly go to the discipline.


ASSIGNMENT 2

Read this before you attempt to do your assignment!

·        You have to access your second assignment via ODTUClass. The assignment will redirect you to the IS100 assignment page. Always use ODTUClass to connect to the assignment page. Follow instructions that are given below.

·        If you have trouble with the assingment page, first check your web browser. You should use Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer and allow your pop-up settings. DO NOT USE GOOGLE CHROME OR MOZILLA FIREFOX!

·        You must do your homework only on Microsoft Office products running on Windows. Do not do your homework on Ubuntu or any other Unix platforms, otherwise, our tool may not read your homework and you may get zero points.

·        Homework files are customized for each student. (i.e. your student ID is embedded in the file that you download.) Do not share your file with others! Do not collaborate with each other! You have to do your homework by yourselfOtherwise, your submission will not be evaluated and both you and the person that you get the file from will get zero points from the assignment.

·        Do not create a new Microsoft Excel file to do your homework. After you download your homework, first UNZIP the Excel file to the desired location in your file system. Make the necessary changes within the file that you download, save the changes without changing the file name. Then upload that file with .xls or .xlsx extension.

·        Please check the file size before you try to upload the file. Ideal homework file size should not exceed 200 KB. Any submission with the file size larger than 1 MB will not be accepted by the system.

·         Deadline for Assignment 2 submission is 13.09.2020 (Sunday) 23:55. Later submissions that are sent within the  next day (14.09.2020) will be evaluated as late submissions and your grade will get a penalty for that (depending on how late you submitted). Any submission that is later than 14.09.2020, 23:55 will be discarded by the system. You are responsible for submitting early so that you are not affected by last-minute system glitches. 

How to download your assignment?

1.    Go to IS100 course page on ODTUClass. Use Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge, not Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox!

2.    Check your pop-up settings of your web browser and allow them to open the assignment page.

3.    Click on the Homework link provided at ODTUClass. This link will redirect you to the IS100 Assignment page.

4.    From the “Download Assignment” section, select “Assignment-2:MS Excel”, and click “Download Assignment” button.

5.    Your assignment files will be downloaded.

What to do after you have downloaded the assignment file

1.    Before making any changes, first UNZIP the excel file to a desired location in your file system.

2.    Make the necessary changes that are requested in the assignment description, and save the file without changing its name.

3.    Make sure that you have imported the data correctly. If there is missing data, you will lose points, most probably get a zero.

4.    Make sure you start from the top left corner (A1) in every sheet. Otherwise the location for your response will be wrong and you will lose points.

5.    When you are finished making changes, do not forget to save the file! (Many students got zero points in the past, just because they forgot to save the changes they made.)

6.    Do not delete the sheet that contains the questions in it! Otherwise our tool may misread the file and you may get zero points.

7.    Please check the file size before you try to upload the file. Ideal homework file size should not exceed 200 KB. Any submission with file size larger than 1 MB will not be accepted by the system.

8.    If your file size is larger than 1 MB, you are definitely doing something wrong. So, check the excel sheet that causes the problem and try to correct it.

9.    You must upload the Microsoft Excel file that you have downloaded (do not create a new file). Because the file you downloaded is unique for your student ID and another file cannot take its place. If you upload another file, you'll get zero points.

 

How to upload your assignment?

1.    Go to IS100 course page on ODTUClass. Use Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge, not Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox!

2.    Check your pop-up settings of your web browser and allow them to open the assignment page.

3.    Click on the Homework link provided at ODTUClass. This link will redirect you to the IS100 Assignment page.

4.    From “Upload Assignment” section, select Assignment 2, browse the excel file (with .xlsx or .xls extension) from your file system, and click the upload button.

5.    The system only accepts files with .xls or .xlsx extensions that are smaller than 1 MB. So, don’t try to upload a zipped file!!!

6.    If you want to change the uploaded file, you can upload your assignment again to the system. In that case, your old submission will be discarded.


MIDTERM

IS100 Midterm exam will be held on September 7 between 12:00 - 12:30 PM (at noon). The exam will be held on ODTUClass, it will available between 12:00 - 12:30 PM; it will take 20 minutes only. You will be taking your midterm exam in your own home, own computers.

Please note that only the students who got more than 6 points from at least one of the first six quizzes are allowed to take the exam.

In case of any cheating situation, you will directly go to the discipline.  We will not tolerate you, and also your friend who you communicate with.

You can see your exam places below the week of "IS100 Midterm Exam, September 7, 2020". The exam links will be placed under this week, too.

You have to click on the exam session in ODTUClass, and you will start your exam.


ASSIGNMENT 1

Read this before you attempt to do your assignment!!

·        You have to access your first assignment via ODTUClass. The assignment will redirect you to the IS100 assignment page. Always use ODTUClass to connect to the assignment page. Follow the instructions that are given below.

·        You must do your homework only on Microsoft Office products running on Windows. Do not do your homework on Ubuntu or any other Unix platformsotherwise, our tool may not read your homework and you may get zero points. If you don't have Microsoft Office products, you can use computer laboratories in the METU campus.

·        Homework files are customized for each student. (i.e. your student ID is embedded in the file that you download.) Do not share your file with others! Otherwise, your submission will not be evaluated and both you and the person that you get the file from will get zero points from the assignment.

·        The deadline for Assignment 1 submission is 06.09.2020(Sunday) 23:55. Later submissions that are sent within the next day (07.09.2020) will be evaluated as late submissions and your grade will get a penalty for that (depending on how late you submitted). Any submission that is later than 07.09.2020, 23:55 will be discarded by the system. You are responsible for submitting early so that you are not affected by last-minute system glitches. 

How to download your assignment

1.    Go to IS100 course page on ODTUClass.(Use Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge, not Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox!!)

2.    Click on the Homework link provided at ODTUClass. This link will redirect you to the IS100 assignment page. Please check your browser's pop-up settings before you open the page. Otherwise, you may not be able to open the page. 

3.    From the “Download Assignment” section, select “Assignment-1: MS Word”, and click the “Download Assignment” button.

4.    Your assignment files will be downloaded.

 

What to do after you have downloaded the assignment file

1.    Before making any changes, first UNZIP the word file to the desired location in your file system.

2.    Make the necessary changes that are requested in the assignment description, and save the file without changing its name.

3.    When you are finished making changes, do not forget to save the file! (Many students got zero points in the past just because they forgot to save the changes they made.)

4.    You must upload the Microsoft Word file that you have downloaded (do not create a new file). Because that file is unique for your student ID and another file cannot take its place. If you upload another file, you'll get zero points.

 

How to upload your assignment:

1.    Go to IS100 course page on ODTUClass.(Use Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge, not Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox!!)

2.    Click on the Homework link provided at ODTUClass. This link will redirect you to the IS100 assignment page.

3.    From the “Upload Assignment” section, select Assignment 1, browse the word file (with .docx or .doc extension) from your file system, and click the upload button.

4.    The system only accepts files with .doc or .docx extensions, so don’t try to upload a zipped file!!!

5.    If you want to change the uploaded file, you can upload your assignment to the system again. In that case, your old submission will be discarded.

 

 


About IS100 Course

This is an online course and all sections are online sections. There are no defined class hours. 

To get attendance grade, you have to complete a Quiz (Test-Yourself) every week. You need to get at least 6 points from the quiz in order to get a participation grade for the week.  

You are responsible for following the course announcements and assignments on this page.

For your questions about the course, please check https://ii.metu.edu.tr/frequently-asked-questions-is100 page, where you can find the answers to common questions. If your question has already been answered in the FAQ section, you will not get an answer, please be aware.

If you cannot find an answer, please ask your questions using the IS100 Homework Panel. See http://ii.metu.edu.tr/user-guides page if you don’t know how to use the IS100 Homework Panel.

 Grading:

  • 30% - Midterm
  • 35% - Final
  • 25% - Assignment 1 + Assignment 2
  • 10% - Weekly quizzes

You need to collect at least 60 points in order to pass the course.

Most students fail the course within a margin of 10 points. So, please remember that quizzes and assignments make a big difference.

 


** For students that are in CEIT departments, those who started METU after and including 2007 are NOT required to take the course.

** For students that are in ECE, ESE and EME departments, those who started METU after and including 2015 are NOT required to take the course.

** For students that are in FLE, CHED, MHED and PHED departments, those who started METU after and including 2018 are NOT required to take the course.


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