OVER!

CMSC 495
Current Trends
and
Projects in
Computer Science

Section: 7981 - Syllabus

Spring, 2018
(HOME)

Leo - OL4

March 12
through
May 6

Subject: CMSC 495 -    

Schedule:


Dates
Topic - readings
Assignments
Due
Week 1
3.12-3.18
Project Management
Form Teams
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

Week 2
3.19-3.25
Requirements Analysis
Specifications
Submit draft Project Plan
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

pp
3.25
Week 3
3.26-4.1
Technical Documentation
Submit draft User's Guide and Test Plan
Participate in peer reviews
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

tp
r1
4.1
Week 4
4.2-4.8
History of Computing
Submit draft Design
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

d
4.8
Week 5
4.9-4.15
Open Source Software
Division of Labor
Submit Phase 1 documentation
Participate in peer reviews
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

p1
r2
4.15
Week 6
4.16-4.22
Security
Submit Phase 2 documentation
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

p2
4.22
Week 7
4.23-4.29
Ethics
Submit Phase 3 documentation
Actively participate in conferences and discussion

p3
4.29
Week 8
4.30-5.6
Course Assessment
Submit Project code and all revised documentation
Participate in peer reviews
Actively participate in conferences and discussions

f
r3
5.6
 

Assignments and Due Dates

Weekly Participation
Weight
Project Due
Date
Weight
w1
1.25
Groups
-
0
w2
1.25 Plan
3.25
10
w3
1.25 UGTP
4.1
10
w4
1.25 Design
4.8
10
w5
1.25 Phase 1
4.15
5
w6
1.25 Phase 2
4.22
5
w7
1.25 Phase 3
4.29
5
w8
1.25 Final
5.6
30

Groups

Elaboration

Review 1
4.1
5
Review 2
4.15
5
Review 3
5.6
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