|Week||CS-100 Contents: Tues. - Thur.|
|1||Aug. 31st-Sept. 2nd, 2010 -- Introduction. -- The Internet. -- Windows. -- Help those who know less than you.|
Chapter 1. --
Word. -- Listen to the news, maybe 91.5 FM,
9/09/10 Rosh Hashana. Meeting off-line on Blackboard
|3||9/14-9/16 Assignement 1 due--Scavenger Hunt. review for Quiz 1 on Chap. 1. Start Chapter 2 Work in teams.|
|4||9/21-9/23/10 Start work on Word and Assignment 2. More on WORD. Quiz 1. Binary numbering|
|5||9/28/-9/30 - Chapter 2. Work in teams on your PowerPoint presentation|
|6||10/5-10/7/10 Assignment 2 due. -- Quiz 2. -- Start on Chap. 3 -- Come prepared with news items.|
|7||10/12-10/14 Spreadsheets-EXCEL. Review for Quiz 3 on Chap. 3.|
|8||10/19-10/21/2010 Assignement 3 due. Quiz 3 on Chap. 3. On Thur. work in teams.|
|9||10/26-10/28 Go over Chap. 4. Start work on MS Access.|
|10||Nov. 2nd-4th Green day:) Data-base--MicroSoft Access. ~ Women in Computing|
|11||11/9-11 Assignement 4|
|12||11/16-18 Review for quiz 4 on ch. 4. ~ Nov. 13: Last day to drop class.|
|13||11/23 Student presentations.
Nov 25th - Thanksgiving holiday. No class.
|14||Mov. 30th-Dec. 2nd
Web design Assignment 5 is due.
PowerPoint (Assignment 6 due) and presentations.
|15||12/7-9 Assignement 7 (blog) due. Student Presentations.|
|16||12/14 No more classes. Have a nice winter break.
Our class ends a week earlier.
Turn in any late assignments and student evaluation of peer presentations the week before last. No final exam. Have a great break!
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There will be 8 or 9 assignments. Will drop off lowest grade.
There will be 3 or 4 quizzes for a total of 30%.
Participation in class discussions will count for 10%.
To return to Dr. Caftori's Page, or ~ ~ ~ To return to CS-100 Main Page (non-graphic version).
Microsoft Office cheap prices for NEIU students.
Tutorials: (on Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint) on the web at by Bernard Poole or if you choose to download
The following text is for the theory part of the course:
The Computer Continuum by Kurt Lauckner. A custom edition of the 4th edition.
All quizzes will be based on this textbook.
All open labs are open
I do not guarantee these hours are current. Just make sure you do mostly university work there or net control will get you...:)