COMS W3157 Advanced Programming

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