Concepts in Computing
CS4 - Winter 2007
Instructor: Fabio Pellacini

Schedule

The following schedule will be updated frequently with reference material and a more precise indication of what has been covered in class. For most lectures, notes will be made available, together with a reference to further readings. Additional readings are refererenced below.

date topic readings out due
jan 05 introduction ics 1.1-1.4 hw1
jan 08 html 1 see below
jan 10 html 2 see below
jan 12 styles see below hw2 hw1
jan 15 --- MLK ---
jan 17 styles see below
jan 18 style demo ---
jan 19 style demo --- hw3 hw2
jan 22 forms see below
jan 24 algorithms: intro ics 1.2, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2
jan 26 algorithms: search ics 2.3, 3.4.2
jan 29 algorithms: sort ics 3 hw4 hw3
jan 31 javascript 1 jsb - see below
feb 02 javascript 2 jsb - see below mtp
feb 05 javascript 3 jsb - see below hw4
feb 07 review
feb 08 midterm @ 7-9 pm: sol1, sol2
feb 09 --- carnival ---
feb 12 programs hw5
feb 14 --- cancelled ---
feb 15 binary ics 4.1-4.2
feb 16 circuits ics 4.3-4.4
feb 19 architecture ics 5.1-5.2 hw6 hw5
feb 21 abstractions ics 6 (browse)
feb 23 app: web search
feb 26 app: artificial intelligence
feb 28 decideability ics 11 (browse) fp hw6
mar 02 app: graphics
mar 05 app: robotics - prof. Balkcom
mar 07 review - prof. Bailey-Kellogg
mar 12 final @ 11:30-2:30 pm
let me know of conflicts ASAP

Readings

html 1 W3Schools HTML tutorials: intro, elements, basic tags, text formatting, entities
HTML help reference: as needed
html 2 W3Schools HTML tutorials: links, tables, lists, images
HTML help reference: as needed
styles W3Schools CSS tutorials: all
CSS help reference: as needed
CSS Zen Garden
forms W3Schools HTML Forms tutorials: all
HTML help reference: as needed
javascript W3Schools Javascript tutorials: all
Javascript help reference: as needed