Second Half of Class Schedule for MCS 170: The Nature of Computer Science

(Link to first half of schedule)

 Date 
  Reading 
Topic Due
3/25-4/1
 
SPRING BREAK  

4/3
Chap 12 Data Representation
Comp Arch -Intro

4/4

Project 6 - Part I 
4/5
Chap 14 Computer Architecture I HW 7
4/6
 
Project 6 - Part I (continued)
Project 6 - Part II (start)
 
4/7

Computer Architecture II

4/10

Computer Architecture III
 
4/11
  Project 6 - Part II (continued)  
4/12

Review for Exam
Project 6
4/13

Exam 2 on Chapters 6, 10, 12, 14
(In Lab)

4/14

Easter Break

4/17
 
Easter Break  
4/18
 
No Lab
 
4/19
Chap 16 Inside the CPU
Logic Circuits
 
4/20
  Project 7 - Part I
 
4/21

MAA Conference -- No Class


4/24

Video - Silicon Run Lite

4/25
  Project 7 - Part II
HW 8
4/26
Review
Project 7
4/27
No Lab

4/28

Quiz on Chap 16, Logic

5/1

Database Systems I
5/2
  Ron Graham Talk
 
5/3

Database Systems II
5/4
  Project 8: Databases Part I
5/5

Database Systems III  

5/8
  Database Systems IV
5/9
  Project 8: Databases Part II HW 9
5/10

Databases - ECommerce
 
5/11  
Project 8 - Databases Part III
 
5/12
Chap 18 Computers and Society

5/15
  Review For Final

5/16
  Project 8 - Databases Part III (if needed)
 
5/17

Review For Final

5/22

Final Exam 8:00-10:00am (Classroom)