Journal of Information
Systems Education
Lee A. Freeman, Editor

Journal of Information Systems Education

Contents Volume 20, Number 4 (2009)

Note: Papers presented in this issue are available online at many of the indexing services through your library.  Abstracts are provided in the links below. If you would like a copy of this issue, please go to theIndividual Subscription Request and follow the instructions for a JISE subscription  (full year or single issue).

Teaching Tip
CFC (Comment-First-Coding) – A Simple yet Effective Method for Teaching Programming
to Information Systems Students

Arijit Sengupta


Teaching Case
Enabling Business Processes through Information Management and IT Systems: The FastFit and Winter Gear Distributors Case Studies
Richard M. Kesner, and Bruce Russell


Filling the Pipeline for IS Professionals: What Can IS Faculty Do?
William Kuechler, Alexander McLeod, and Mark G. Simkin


Assessing Students’ Learning in MIS using Concept Mapping 
Andreas Gregoriades, Maria Pampaka, and Harris Michail


Interpreting Beyond Syntactics: A Semiotic Learning Model for Computer Programming

Jeffrey May, and Gurpreet Dhillon


Partnering with the Majors: A Process Approach to Increasing IS Enrollment
Hope Koch, and Timothy Kayworth


The IS Core: An Integration of the Core IS Courses
Conan C. Albrecht, Marshall Romney, Paul Benjamin Lowry, and Greg Moody


A Comparison of Information Systems Programs at AACSB and ACBSP Schools in Relation to IS 2002 Model Curricula
J. David Lifer, Kristine Parsons, and Robert E. Miller


The Impact of a Computer Proficiency Exam on Business Students’ Admission to and Performance in a Higher-Level IT Course
Patrick J. Rondeau, and Xiaolin Li


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