CSCI N305 :: C Programming

Department of Computer and Information Science
Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis

 

Section 25290, Distributed Education (DE)

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This calendar is subject to revision during the course of the semester.

 

Class Calendar for Spring 2011

Week

Topic

Preparation

(due on date assigned)

Projects

(listed on date to be started)

Homework

(listed on date to be started)

Monday, 01/10/2011

Syllabus

Important: Clickto play lectures

Watch: General Information
Watch: Orientation

Read: Setting up PuTTY and WinSCP

Read: Unix Primer

Read: Unix Basics
Read:
Emacs Tutorial
Read: Emacs Cheat Sheet
Read:
Emacs Ref Card

   
 

Introduction to Computers

Watch: Hardware (1a)

Read: Deitel Ch 1 (PPT)

Try: How to compile your first program under Microsoft Visual Studio, or

Try: How to compile your first program under Linux

 

 

Computer Science in the Real World

 

DUE: 04.28.2011, Thursday

 

Introduction to Computers

Watch: Languages (1b)


Read:
History of Computing Hardwares
Read:
History of Programming Languages

   
Monday, 01.17.2011

Introduction to C Programming

Watch: A First C Program (2a)
Watch: Mixing Data Types (2b)
Read: Deitel Ch 2 (PPT)
 

Homework 1: Chapters 1 and 2


DUE:01.25.2011, Tuesday

  C Formatted Input/Output Watch: Basic I/O Printf (3a)
Watch: Basic I/O Scanf (3b)

Read: Deitel Ch 9 (PPT)

Project 1: Change Maker

Blackbelt Project 1

DUE: 02.1.2011, Tuesday

 
Monday, 01.24.2011 Variable Declarations, Data Types, Expressions Watch: Variables & Operators (4a)
Watch: Assignments (4b)

 

 
 

Structured Program Development and Program Control

Watch: Problem Solving using STAIR (5a)
Watch: Algorithms (5b)
Read: Deitel Ch 3 (
PPT)
Read: Deitel Ch 4 (PPT)

Project 2: Find-A-Bank

Blackbelt Project 2

Canceled

Homework 2: Chapter 4 Program Control


DUE: 02.08.2011, Tuesday

Monday, 01.31.2011

Structured Program Development and Program Control

Watch: Standard C Statements (5c)    
  Structured Program Development and Program Control

Watch: Add'l C Statements (5d)

   
Monday, 02.07.2011

EXAM 1 (via oncourse)

 

 

 

 

Functions

Watch: Declarations (6a)
Watch: Examples (6b)
Read: Numerical Representations
Read: Deitel Ch 5 (PPT)

Project 3: Math Calculator

Blackbelt Project 3

DUE: 02.22.2011, Tuesday

Homework 3: Chapter 5 Functions
 

Canceled

Monday, 02.14.2011 Functions

Watch: Scope, Parameter Passing, Storage Specifiers (6c)

Watch: Recursion (6d)

   
 

Information Representation: Number Systems: Positive

Watch: Integers (7)
Read: Deitel Appendix C.

 

Homework 4: Appendix C Number Systems
 

DUE: 02.22.2011, Tuesday

Monday, 02.21.2011

Information Representation: Number Systems

Watch: Negative Integers (8a)

Project 4: Function Lab

Blackbelt Project 4 

Resource: Sample character shapes (You are still free to make your own shapes.)

DUE: 03.08.2011, Tuesday

 
 

Information Representation

Watch: Floating Point (8b)    
Monday, 02.28.2011

Information Representation

Watch: Characters and Images (9)  

 

Monday, 03.07.2011

EXAM 2 (via oncourse)

 

 

 

Monday, 03.21.2011 Information Representation Watch: Machine Instructions (10a)
Watch: xComputer Demonstration (10b)

Project 5: xComputer

Blackbelt Project 5

DUE:03.29.2011, Tuesday

Resource: xComputer Applet
xComputer OpCodes

 

 

Arrays

Watch: Declarations (11a)

Watch: Strings and Parameter Passing (11b)
Read: Deitel Ch 6 (PPT)

 

 

Monday, 03.28.2011 Arrays

Watch: Multidimensional Arrays (11c)

Watch: Case Study (11d)

Project 6: Trip Driving Distance

Blackbelt Project 6
 

DUE: 04.12.2011, Tuesday

 
Monday, 04.04.2011 

Pointers

Watch: Introduction (13a)

Watch: Call-by-Reference (13b)
Read: Deitel Ch 7(PPT)

   
 

Pointers

Watch: Pointer Arithmetic (13c)    
Monday, 04.11.2011 EXAM 3 (via oncourse)      
  Characters and Strings Watch: Literals and Variables (14a)
Watch: Functions (14b)

Read: Deitel Ch 8 (PPT)
Project 7: Name Game

Blackbelt Project 7

DUE: 04.26.2010 Tuesday

Homework 5: Chapter 6 Arrays and Chapter 8 Strings;


DUE: 04.19.2010 Tuesday

  Structures Declarations (15a)
Functions and Arrays (15b)

Read: Deitel Ch 10 (PPT)
   
Monday,
04.18.2011
File Processing Read: Deitel Ch 11 (PPT)  

 

 

Ethics

Discussion Topics:

Course Evaluation

Watch: Ethics in Computer Science (12)
 

Ethics Prereading: (with emphasis on sections 2 and 3)

1.  Ethics Quiz
2.  Hacking
3.  Computer Ethics
4.  Privacy
5.  Snooper Bowl
6.  Whistle blowing
7.  Piracy  

 



 

 
Monday, 04.25.2011

EXAM 4 (via oncourse)

   

 

Thursday, 04.28.2011

 

   

 Due: Computer Science in the Real World

 

Lecture Instructor: Lingma Acheson (linglu@iupui.edu)

 

 

01/07/2011 08:18 PM

 

Department of Computer and Information Science
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis