MWF, 12:35-1:25, Crown 105
Texts: We will be using, primarily, the online Python tutorial http://anh.cs.luc.edu/python/hands-on/3.1/,
by Dr Andrew Harrington. There is also a collection of example programs at
There will be two in-class exams plus a final exam.
The labs and projects will be worth about 30-35% of your grade, with the exams making up 65-70%. The final will be worth a little more than the first two exams.
The TA is Robert Kania.
In Comp 150 we will consider some of the following topics:
We will use Python 3.x (generally the most recent, but any 3.x version will do), and the Idle environment. We'll go over installation during the first week of class.
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|Week 7, Feb
||March 4: Spring Break
|Week 8, March 11||Week 9, March 18|
|Week 10, March 25||Week 11, April 1|
|Week 12, April 8||Week 13, April 15 (no class 4/19)|
|Week 14, April 24 (no class 4/22)||Final exam: Friday, May 3, 9:00-11:00|
My general course groundrules are here.