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CMSC 495
Current Trends
and
Projects in
Computer Science

Section: 6380 - Syllabus

Fall, 2017
(HOME)

Leo - OL1

August 21
through
October 15

Subject: CMSC 495 -    

Schedule:


Dates
Topic - readings
Assignments
Due
Week 1
8.21-8.27
Project Management
Form Teams
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

Week 2
8.28-9.3
Requirements Analysis
Specifications
Submit draft Project Plan
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

pp
9.3
Week 3
9.4-9.10
Technical Documentation
Submit draft User's Guide and Test Plan
Participate in peer reviews
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

tp
r1
9.10
Week 4
9.11-9.17
History of Computing
Submit draft Design
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

d
9.17
Week 5
9.18-9.24
Open Source Software
Division of Labor
Submit Phase 1 documentation
Participate in peer reviews
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

p1
r2
9.24
Week 6
9.25-10.1
Security
Submit Phase 2 documentation
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

p2
10.1
Week 7
10.2-10.8
Ethics
Submit Phase 3 documentation
Actively participate in conferences and discussion

p3
10.8
Week 8
10.9-10.15
Course Assessment
Submit Project code and all revised documentation
Participate in peer reviews
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

f
r3
10.15
 

Assignments and Due Dates

Weekly Participation
Weight
Project Due
Date
Weight
w1
1.25
Groups
-
0
w2
1.25 Plan
9.3
10
w3
1.25 UGTP
9.10
10
w4
1.25 Design
9.17
10
w5
1.25 Phase 1
9.24
5
w6
1.25 Phase 2
10.1
5
w7
1.25 Phase 3
10.8
5
w8
1.25 Final
10.15
30

Groups

Elaboration

Review 1
9.10
5
Review 2
9.24
5
Review 3
10.15
5

NOTE: When sending me e-mail, please begin the subject field of your messages with "CMSC 495 -". I teach a number of classes and this little notation makes sorting my mail MUCH faster, allowing me to spend more time correcting your papers and addressing your questions. Thanks.

Required Text:

Welcome to our course

Some general and interesting places to go:

Textbooks: - No textbook for this class.

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Dr. Nicholas Duchon
University of Maryland University College
Phone: 540-338-7120
duchon@nova.umuc.edu

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Last updated: Aug 8, 2017