CSC-200 Survey of Computing
Joseph (Yosef) Mendelsohn
Syllabus | Academic Calendar
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1 Jan 5-9
- Topics: Syllabus and overview of
Chapters 1, 2, 3
- Lecture 01 Notes Intro to Computing
02 - Hardware
- Assignment: there is no assignment
- MUST Dos before second lecture:
sure that you are able to log in to COL
sure that you have downloaded and installed Adobe Acrobat reader. It can
be downloaded here.
the syllabus there are several must knows there.
Week 2 Jan 12-16
- Topics: Color, Imaging, Video,
Intro to Office 2007
- Readings: Lecture notes. As needed, review: Color Depth, Bits n bytes, Image processing, Audio processing
#5, Intro to Office 2007.
- Assignment #2
re-read the syllabus focus on those parts highlighted in red.
Week 4 Jan 26-30:
- Topics: Networking and Connectivity
- Lecture notes: Networking I
Week 5 Feb
Week 6- Feb 9-12:
- I have updated the Powerpoint slides for the Networking
II and AI lectures so that they will open up in older versions of Office
- Topics: Networking II, Intro to WWW and HTML
Tuesday: 275-76, 303-309.
Thursday/next week: 310-335
- Lecture Notes: Networking
- Assignment: Assignment #4
Week 7 Feb
- Topics: Creating web pages, The Internet
- In Lab:, Tuesday, Feb 17th: SAC-240
- Readings: p. 310-335
- Lecture Notes
- Assignment: Assignment #5 due on TUESDAY, Feb. 24th
Week 8 Feb
- Topics: IMPORTANT WEEK!! Databases Computer Security
- Readings: Databases: p. 224-244. Security: Chapter 10 (all!)
- Lecture Notes: Databases, Security
- Assignment: Assignment #6 due next Thursday
Lecture 9 Mar 2-6:
Finish security lecture (finally!),
- Readings: no new notes or readings
Final Exam during week 10
See comments above.