Course Calendar

Below is the calendar for this semester course. This is the preliminary schedule, which may need to be altered as the semester progresses. It is the responsibility of the students to frequently check this web-page for schedule, readings, and assignment changes. As the professor, I will attempt to announce any change to the class, but this web-page should be viewed as authoritative. If you have any questions, please contact me (contact information is available at the course homepage).

Date Topic Assignments Due Readings/Discussions
(do readings before class)
Slides
01/14/19 Review Course syllabus (link)

Textbook, chapter 1.1,2

Exercises - 1.3,4,14,16

Lab 1-Java Warmup (link)

Introduction
01/16/19 Exceptions, Packages, Structures Lab 1 Textbook, Chapter 1.2-5

Exercises - 1.21,27,30,32,34

Java
01/21/19 MLK Day -- No Class
01/23/19 Algorithm Efficiency Textbook, Chapter 1.6

Exercises - 1.5-7,39,41,42,45

Lab 2-Debugging (link)

Lab 2-Code (link)

01/28/19 Stacks Textbook, Chapter 2.1-2.3

Exercises - 1.43, 2.4,6,7,8,12,14

01/30/19 Stacks Textbook, Chapter 2.3-2.5

Exercises - 2.20,25,27

Lab 3-Orders of growth (link)

02/04/19 Stack Applications Textbook, Chapter 2.6, 2.9

In-class exercise (link)

Exercises - 2.35,37

02/06/19 Linked Lists Textbook, Chapter 2.7

Project 1 (link)

Exercises - 2.39,40,41ab

Lab 4-Auction (link)

02/11/19 Linked Stack Textbook, Chapter 2.8, 2.10

Exercises - 2.45

02/13/19 Recursion Textbook, Chapter 3.1-3

Exercises - 3.4-7, 11

Lab 5-Leaky Stack (link)

02/18/19 Recursion on Linked Lists Textbook, Chapter 3.4

Exercises - 3.15

02/20/19 Review Lab 6-Recursive math (link)

02/25/19 Mid-term Exam #1
02/27/19 Recursive Applications Textbook, Chapter 3.5-6

Lab 7-Fractals (link)

03/04/19 Spring Break -- No Class
03/06/19 Spring Break -- No Class
03/11/19 Recursion Project 1 Textbook, Chapter 3.7-8

Exercises - 3.28,29,33

Project 2 (link)

03/13/19 Queues Textbook, Chapter 4.1-4

In-class exercise (link)

Exercises - 4.1,4,5,8,9abc,11,19,20

Lab 8-Recursion on strings (link)

03/18/19 Queues Textbook, Chapter 4.5

In-class exercise (link)

03/20/19 Queue Variations Textbook, Chapter 4.7-8

Lab 9-Queues (link)

03/25/19 Collections Textbook, Chapter 5.1-3

In-class exercise (link)

03/27/19 Comparable Elements Textbook, Chapter 5.4-5

In-class exercise (link)

Exercises - 5.1,4,6,7,11,15,16,19,23,24,27

Lab 10-Collections (link)

04/01/19 Collections Project 2 Textbook, Chapter 5.6-7

Exercises - 5.28

In-class exercise (link)

Lab 11-Version Control

04/03/19 Lists Textbook, Chapter 6.1-2

Exercises - 6.1,3-7,10,13,18, 31

In-class exercise (link)

04/08/19 Review Lab 12-Lists (link)

04/10/19 Mid-term Exam #2
04/15/19 Lists Textbook, Chapter 6.2-5

In-class exercise (link)

Project 3 (link)

Lab 13-Open Source Exploration

04/17/19 Trees Textbook, Chapter 7.1,2

Exercises - 7.3-5,8-13

04/22/19 Easter Break -- No Class
04/24/19 Trees Textbook, Chapter 7.3-6

Exercises - 7.17,18,22,30a,33

Lab 14-Binary Search Trees (link)

04/29/19 Trees Textbook, Chapter 7.7-10

Exercises - 7.39ae,40cd,42-44,46

05/01/19 Review Project 3
05/09/18 Final Exam - TBA