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CISC 2305 Introduction to Computer Science

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  • Invitation to Computer Science
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  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 01
  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 02
  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 03
  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 04
  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 05
  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 06
  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 07
  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 08
  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 09
  • Invitation to Computer Science: Chapter 10

  • Assignment Week Description Due Date
    ***Intro*** 01  First Day Discussions   08/20
    Essay #1 01  Computational Thinking 1   08/22
    Essay #2 01  Computational Thinking 2   08/24
    Holiday 03  Labor Day   09/03
    Chapter 4 03  The Building Blocks: Binary Numbers, Boolean Logic and Gates   09/05
    Laboratory Day 03  Labor Day   09/07
    Worksheet 04  Bits, bytes and booleans   09/14
    Worksheet 04  Bits, bytes and booleans   09/14
    Review for Exam I 04  Computational Thinking, (I2CS) Chs. 2,4 & Worksheet   09/14
    Exam I 05  Computational Thinking, (I2CS) Chs. 2,4 & Worksheet   09/17
    Chapter 5 05  Computer Systems Organization   09/19
    Chapter 5 05  Computer Systems Organization   09/21
    Chapter 6 06  Intro. to Sys Software and VM   09/24
    Chapter 6 06  Intro. to Sys Software and VM   09/26
    Chapter 6 06  Intro. to Sys Software and VM   09/28
    Final -  Wednesday 1:00pm - 3:00pm   12/05

    Additional Lecture Notes

  • Computational Thinking - Wing (pdf)
  • Computational Thinking ACM paper 2006 - Wing (pdf)
  • Computational Thinking ACM paper 2008 - Wing (pdf)