Fall Semester 2005


Office Hours Java Tutorial J2SE API Installation Grading Course Materials

[01] Aug 30
[02] Sep 1
[01] Lab One
Homework One
[03] Sep 6
[04] Sep 8
[02] Lab Two
Homework Two
[05] Sep 13
[06] Sep 15
[03] Lab Three
Homework Three
[07] Sep 20
[08] Sep 22
[04] Lab Four
(One, Two, Three)
Homework Four
[09] Sep 27
[10] Sep 29
[05] Lab Five
Homework Five
[11] Oct 4
[12] Oct 6
[06] Lab Six
Homework Six
[13] Oct 11
[14] Oct 13
[07] Sample Test
[07] Lab Seven
[15] Oct 18
[16] More Practice
[16] MIDTERM
[08] Lab Eight
[16] Lab Eight Help
Homework Seven
[16] Oct 25
[17] Oct 27
[09] Lab Nine
[09] Lab Nine Help
Homework Eight
[18] Nov 1
[19] Nov 3
[10] Lab Ten
Homework Nine
[20] Nov 8
[21] TBS (I)
[11] Lab Eleven
[22] Nov 15
[23] Nov 17
[08] PRACTICAL
Homework Ten
[24] Nov 22
[23] THANKSGIVING
[10] NO LAB
[25] Nov 29
[26] Dec 1
[12] TBS Make-up
[27] Dec 6
[28] Dec 8
[13] Misc. Makeups
[07] FINAL EXAM
Thu 12/15 in GY126
from 7:15-9:15pm

Grading Scale


Course grades will be determined as follows:

Component Weight
10 Homework Assignments 18%
10 Lab Assignments 18%
Midterm Exam 20%
Practical Exam 20%
Final Exam 20%
Lecture Minute Papers 4%
TOTAL 100%

Exams will be closed-book and will be entirely based on Homework and Lab Assignments.

Here's the grading scale:

0-54 55-65 66-67 68-69 70-75 76-77 78-79 80-85 86-87 88-89 90-95 96-100
F D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+

In addition you need to score an A or A- on a Test of Basic Skills to get a C- or better (details forthcoming).


Office Hours

Office hours schedule has been set as follows:

Adrian German dgerman LH201D 1-2pm MTWR
Chris Colvard cjcolvar LH201D 2-3:30pm TR
Jeremy Engle jtengle LH401A 10-11am and 2:30-3:30pm M
Minh Tang mhtang LH310 10-11:30am TR
Andrew Hinz anjhinz LH201D 2:30-4:30pm W


Course Materials

The textbook for this course is:

Here's the author's site for this text: www.horstmann.com/bigjava.html


Updated by Adrian German for A202/A598 and I211