CSCI 373: Spring 2020 Meeting and Assignment Schedule

CSCI 373: Spring 2020 Meeting and Assignment Schedule

Michael A. Heroux

DateAssignment and ExercisesNotes
January 13In class: Class Introduction
In class: Reference librarian (D.Wuolu)
Individual: Study Course Handbook
 
January 17 No class: In Lugano, Switzerland
January 20 No class: Martin Luther King Day
January 21Due: Summary of your topic and how it addresses the key requirements listed in the Handbook Chapter 3. Send as email attachment before end of day.Note: Not a class day
January 24In class: Handbook quiz
In class: A Tale of 3 CS373 Students
Individual: Research Topic Status and Bibliography.
 
January 27In class: Presentation Exercises 
January 31In class: A Better Professional You
In class: Titles and Abstracts Exercises. Due February 7 as email attachment.
In class: ATLB Discussion: Introduction and Chapter 1
 
February 3 No class: In Houston, TX
February 7 No class: In Houston, TX
February 10In class: PSOTF presentations ( HB, pg 20). 
February 14Due: Preliminary SOTF paper ( HB, pg 20). Submit your PDF file. BY Midnight.
In class: Position Papers. Due February 21.
In class: LaTeX Exercises.
In class: ATLB Discussion: Chapter 2 & 3
 
February 17 No class
February 19 Individual Meetings at CSB Main 250
February 21Due: EasyChair Peer Review of PSOTF PapersNo class
February 24In class: Writing Exercises. Turn in revised paragraphs on February 26.
In class: ATLB Discussion: Chapter 4 & 5
 
February 28Due: Survey paper ( HB, pg 21). Submit email attachment before midnight CT.No class: Early Spring Break
March 2 No class: Spring Break
March 3Due date for Survey Paper if needed. Submit email attachment before midnight CT.Relaxed deadline
March 6 No class: Spring Break
March 9 No class: Additional Spring Break
March 13Individual: Progress status.At CSB, Main 250
March 16 Spring Break II
March 20 Spring Break II
March 23In class: Tech Writing and Speaking 2.0.
In class: ATLB Discussion: Chapter 6 & 7
 
March 27Individual: Progress status. 
March 30In class: Predictions That Work. (Due April 3)
In class: Recorded presentations.
In class: ATLB Discussion: Chapter 8 & 9
 
April 3 TGIF
April 6In class: Tech Analysis Talks ( HB, pg 22). 
April 8Due: Tech Analysis Paper ( HB, pg 22). Submit via EasyChair before midnight CST. 
April 10 No class: Easter Break
April 13 No class: Easter Break
April 17Due: Peer review of Tech Analysis papers. Submit via EasyChair before midnight CST. 
April 20Individual: Progress status. 
April 24Due: Future Trends paper ( HB, pg 23).
Assignment: Technical Discussions Exercises Preparation. Submit write up as email attachment prior to April 27 class.
TGIF
April 27In class: Technical Discussions Exercises. 
May 1In class: ATLB Discussion: Chapter 10, 11 & Conclusion
In class: Course Retrospective, Capstone Bingo
 
TBDIndividual: SOTF Presentation Dry Run (HB, pg 24).Dry Run of Formal presentations
May 8Due: Final SOTF Talk (HB, pg 24).Formal presentations
May 8Due: Final SOTF Paper (HB, pg 24).Submit as an email attachment.