IST 256
Spring 2011
Lectures and Labs

Week 15 Wednesday,
December 8
  • Please check grading in the iLMS and Participation sheets
  • Student Presentations
  • Final Exam Schedule
Week 14 Thursday,
April 28
  • Schedule of Help Sessions for Projects, due Tuesday, May 10
            Friday, Apr. 29, 12:15 - 1:00pm (010 Hinds)
            Monday, May 2, 3:35 - 4:45pm (013 Hinds)
    • Upcoming Schedule:
      Student Presentations on Tuesday, May 3, in class
         Final exam for section 3 (meets TTh 12:30): Tuesday, May 10, 8 - 10am
         Final exam for section 2 (meets TTh 5:00): Thursday, May 5, 5:15 - 7:15pm
         both are in Room 027 Hinds Hall
      or Sign Up for alternate final exam on Friday, May 6, 12:45 - 2:45pm (Rm 013 Hinds)
    • Schedule project help session
    • Lab Session: Final Exam Review
      Final Exam Topics Review Topics
      Additional Final Exam Review Questions Lab Week 14, Thursday
         Do not hand in this lab; keep it for review
    • Project Team Meetings
Week 14 Tuesday,
April 26
Week 13 Thursday,
April 21
Week 13 Tuesday,
April 19
Week 12 Thursday,
April 14
  • Class topics for today: Sorting
  • Lab Session
    Sorting in the Students program Lab Week 12, Thursday
  • Assignment: Draft Final Project, a preliminary look at the final project, thinking of topics and team members
  • Note for assignment 3: Note additions to FileCandyClassGUI.txt for fileChooser to save and use the current directory
Week 12 Tuesday,
April 12
  • Schedule of Help Sessions for Assignment 3, due Tuesday, April 19 at 5pm
            Tuesday, Apr. 12, 3:30 - 4:30pm (013 Hinds)
            Wednesday, Apr. 13, 3:35 - 4:45pm (013 Hinds)
            Thursday, Apr. 14, 2-3pm (027 Hinds)
            Friday, Apr. 14, 3 - 4:30pm (027 Hinds)
            Monday, Apr. 18, 4:30 - 5:10pm (013 Hinds)
            Tuesday, Apr. 19, 3:30-4:30pm (013 Hinds)
  • Design session for Homework 3
  • Class topics for today:
  • Lab Session
    Searching in the Student program Lab Week 12, Tuesday
Week 11 Thursday,
April 7
Week 11 Tuesday,
April 5
Week 10 Thursday,
March 31
Week 10 Tuesday,
March 29
  • Second In-Class Exam
Week 9 Thursday,
March 24
  • Second Exam Review (pdf)
       Note: do not hand in this lab; use it for study
       or use this version Second Exam Review (doc) for taking notes
  • Upcoming Schedule: Project Presentations are in the last class, Tuesday, May 3
       Final exam for section 3 (meets TTh 12:30): Tuesday, May 10, 8 - 10am
       Final exam for section 2 (meets TTh 5:00): Thursday, May 5, 5:15 - 7:15pm
Week 9 Tuesday,
March 22

March 15 and 17

Spring Break

Week 8 Thursday,
March 10
  • Class topic for today: File Input, from File Input and Output
  • File I/O Notes notes
  • Lab Session Lab Week 8, Thursday
  • Examples used during Lecture and Lab:
      FileReadWords application
      xanadu.txt data file
      Feb05temps.txt data file
  • Week 8 Tuesday,
    March 8
    Week 7 Thursday,
    March 3
    • Set up Homework Help Sessions:
              Monday, Mar. 7, and Wednesday, Mar. 9, 3:45 - 5pm (013 Hinds)
              Tuesday, Mar. 8, and Thursday, Mar. 10, 2-3pm (027 Hinds)
              Thursday, Mar. 10, 6:30 - 7pm (027 Hinds)
              Monday, Mar. 21, 3:45 - 5pm (013 Hinds)
              Tuesday, Mar. 22, 11am - noon (016 Hinds - the small lab with only 10 workstations)
              Tuesday, Mar. 22, 3:30-4:30pm (013 Hinds)
    • Review Array Notes
    • Lab Session Lab Week 7, Thursday
    Week7 Tuesday,
    March 1
    Week 6 Thursday,
    February 24
    Week 6 Tuesday,
    February 22
    • Weekly Schedule revised, note Homework 2 assigned next time and due on March 22.
    • Class topic: More about Methods
    • Quiz
    • Example: Writing a method
    • Lab Session Lab Week 6, Tuesday
    Week 5 Thursday,
    February 17
    Week 5 Tuesday,
    February 15
    • First In-Class Exam
    Week 4 Thursday,
    February 10
    Week 4 Tuesday,
    February 8
    • Questions about Homework?
      • The Homework Assignment is individual work.
      • Nice, but not required, Currency Formatting
      • Help Session Schedule:
              Monday 3:35-4:45pm 010 Hinds
              Tuesday 3:30-4:30pm 013 Hinds
              Wednesday 3:35 - 4:45 010 Hinds
              Thursday 2:00 - 3:00 027 Hinds (Section 2 only)
    • First In-class Exam is Februray 15
    • Class Topic: Continue with Iteration, Iteration - While Loops
    • Quiz
    • Lab Session Lab Week 4, Tuesday
    Week 3 Thursday,
    February 3
    Week 3 Tuesday,
    February 1
    • Review Conditional Statements Notes
    • Quiz (on those notes and slides)
    • Class topic for today: Nested Conditional Statements and Boolean Operators
    • Lab Session Lab Week 3, Tuesday
    • Homework 1 Due February 10 at the start of class.
    Week 2 Thursday,
    January 27
    Week 2 Tuesday,
    January 25
    • Review Variables, Types and Assignment Notes
    • Quiz
    • Class topic: Arithmetic
    • Java Resources: Java Resources
    • Design Examples: Converting feet to meters and Football Scores
    • Review Lab Session questions from last week
    • Lab Session Lab Week 2, Tuesday
    Week 1 Thursday,
    January 20
    Week 1 Tuesday,
    January 18
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