class01 Notes - IST 240 Introduction to Computer Languages...

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1 IST 240 Introduction to Computer Languages Spring 2008 Section 2: T/Th 11:15-12:30 206 IST Tracy Mullen Contact information ± tmullen@ist.psu.edu ± Office: 313E IST Building ± Phone: (814) 865-6425 ± Office hours: ² Weekly hours: TBD ² By appointment ² You can always email any of us.
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2 T.A. and T.I. ± Teaching Assistant (TA) ² Jung-woo Sohn ² Email: jwsohn@psu.edu ² Office: 321D IST Building ² Office hours: TBD and by appointment ± Teaching Interns (TI) ² Paul Rizzo, pir5001@psu.edu ² Anthony Pacitti, amp5101@psu.edu ² Generally available: TBD and by appointment IST 240 Overview ± Building usable, maintainable computer systems ² Object-oriented design approach ² Development process ± Requirements/specification, design, implementation, testing, maintenance ± How can different types of computer languages help? And in what phase of the software development process? ² Requirements/Specification/Design ± Unified Modeling Language (UML) ² Implementation/Testing: Java ² System Glue: XML
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3 Class information sources ± Required Textbook: ² Java Foundations , Lewis, DePasquale, Chase ± We will follow the text + do exercises and programming projects as homework or in-class exercises. ± This book is on RESERVE at the LIBRARY ± ² On Angel + online links to tutorials Grading 70% Individual Assignments - 30% Exams (2) 30% Final Group Project - 5% Specification/Design report - 25% Implementation, report, demo Attendance required for in-class exercises and ESPECIALLY for group project days .
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course IST 240 taught by Professor Tracymullen during the Spring '08 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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