CS 1336 Section 001 Programming Fundamentals Syllabus

Instructor: Laurie Thompson Office: ECSS 3.610 Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 9:30am. – 11:30am. Telephone: (972) 883-4839 Email: Laurie.Thompson@utdallas.edu TA: Hasan Office: ECSS 4.414 Office Hours: Monday 4:00pm. – 6:00pm. & Wednesday 6:00pm. – 8:00pm. in ECSS 4.623 Email: hasanmm@utdallas.edu Corequisite : CS 1136 Textbook: Materials : Grading: Standard Version of Starting Out with C++ 4th Edition 2005 Update by Tony Gaddis. Homework assignments, programming assignments, and homework solutions will be available at webct.utdallas.edu. Homework assignments & unannounced quizzes – 10% Lecture attendance – 5% Programming projects – 20% Exam #1 – 20% September 29, 2005 Exam #2 – 20% November 3, 2005 Final Exam – 25% November 29, 2005, 2:00pm. – 4:00pm. An attendance sheet will be sent around the room each class. You will be considered absent if you have not signed the attendance sheet by ten minutes after the scheduled start time of the class. Late programming projects and homework assignments will not be accepted. The instructor reserves the right to give unannounced quizzes. Each quiz will count as a homework grade. There are no make-ups for missed quizzes. You must bring a photo ID to examinations. There will be assigned seating for examinations. All exams are open book and open notes. PDAs, computers, cell phones, and backpacks will not be allowed at desks during examinations. The final exam is comprehensive. Make up examinations will be administered only for well-documented emergencies. A student must make every attempt possible, via telephone and email, to notify the instructor that he/she will miss the exam prior to the examination date and time. Scholastic Dishonesty: Incidence of scholastic dishonesty will be handled according to university regulations. Scholastic dishonesty includes, but is not limited to: copying assignments, giving your work to another to be copied, looking at another students paper during the examination, using unauthorized materials during examination, giving students in subsequent sections test or quiz
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questions, handing in another persons work as your own, having someone else take an examination for you, and changing a graded paper and requesting that it be regraded. Objectives: To develop the student’s abilities to: • • • • • • • • • • • • Tentative Schedule: Date August 18 August 23 August 25 August 30 September 1 September 6 September 8 September 13 September 15 September 20 September 22 September 27 September 29 October 4 October 6 October 11 October 13 October 18 October 20 October 25 October 27 November 1 November 3 November 8 November 10 November 15 Develop algorithmic solutions for use on computers Express algorithmic solutions in a high level computer language Use programming tools such as an editor, compiler, and linker Utilize fundamental programming structures - linear processing Utilize fundamental programming structures - conditional processing Utilize fundamental programming structures - loop processing Process data in arrays Develop programs in a functional/method form Perform searches and sorts Utilize reference variables Manipulate character and string data Perform sequential file input and output Reading Assignment Due Chapter 1 Text Chapter 2 Text Chapter 3 Text

Class Material Review of syllabus & Intro. to Programming Intro. To Programming & Intro. to C++ Intro. to C++ Intro. to C++ Cont'd & Expressions & Interactivity Expressions & Interactivity Cont'd Expressions & Interactivity Cont'd Expressions & Interactivity Cont'd & Intro. to File Input & Output Intro. to File Input & Output Cont'd Making Decisions Making Decisions Cont'd Making Decisions Cont’d & Looping Looping Review & Exam #1 Looping Cont’d Looping Cont’d Functions Functions Cont’d Functions Cont’d & More File Operations Arrays Arrays Cont’d Arrays Cont’d Arrays Cont’d & Searching Arrays Review & Exam #2 Searching & Sorting Arrays Sorting Arrays Cont’d & Pointers Pointers Cont’d & Intro. to Structures

Chapter 4 Text Chapter 5 Text

Chapter 6 Text Chapter 12 Sections 12.1-12.6 Chapter 7 Text Chapter 8 Text Chapter 9 Text Chapter 11 Sections 11.111.10 Chapter 10 Sections 10.1-10.6

November 17 Characters & Strings November 22 Characters & Strings & Review November 29 2:00pm. – 4:00pm. Final Exam

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