COMS W3157 Advanced Programming

Spring 2016

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Note that the following schedule is tentative. It will be updated as we go.

# Date Topic Note Deadline
1 T 1/19 Course overview 00 T 1/19: HW0 Part A due
2 R 1/21 Compiling & linking; Makefile 01 R 1/21: HW0 Part B due
Su 1/24: HW0 Part C due
3 T 1/26 Makefile 03-lab1
4 R 1/28 Makefile; Binary number; Data types 02
5 T 2/2 Expressions & statements; Automatic v. static variables
6 R 2/4 Process address space; Pointers & arrays 04, 05 F 2/5: lab1 due
7 T 2/9 Pointers & arrays 06-lab2
8 R 2/11 Pointers & arrays
9 T 2/16 Function pointer; Struct 07, 08-lab3 W 2/17: lab2 due
10 R 2/18 Standard I/O; Redirection 09
11 T 2/23 File I/O 10-lab4
12 R 2/25 UNIX overview; Creating processes using fork & exec 11
F 2/26 3157 Hackathon!
13 T 3/1 Intro to TCP/IP networking 12, 13-lab5
14 R 3/3 Midterm exam #1
15 T 3/8 Lab 5 overview: fork & exec revisited
16 R 3/10 Sockets API 14
T 3/15 No class - Spring break
R 3/17 No class - Spring break
17 T 3/22 Sockets API; HTTP 15-lab6
18 R 3/24 HTTP; Lab 7 demo 16-lab7
19 T 3/29 Intro to C++ 17
20 R 3/31 Basic 4: constructor, destructor, copy, assignment
21 T 4/5 Basic 4: constructor, destructor, copy, assignment
22 R 4/7 MyString class 18, 21-lab9
23 T 4/12 MyString class; Software architecture 19-lab8, 20
24 R 4/14 Midterm exam #2
25 T 4/19 Templates & STL 22
26 R 4/21 Templates & STL 23-lab10
27 T 4/26 Smart pointer 24
28 R 4/28 Course wrap-up & review 25
T 5/10 Final exam: 4:10–7pm