Object-Oriented Programming with Robots (S2015)overview | logistics | schedule | announcements | assignments | labs | resources
Lecture: Tue & Thu 1:30pm-2:50pm (RKC 107)
Lab: Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm (RKC 107)
Office Hours: Wednesday 1:30pm-2:30pm; Tuesday & Thursday 3pm-4pm and by appointment
IPRE Robot: Scribbler + Fluke (and bluetooth adapter if necessary)
Loaners will be available, but you are encouraged to purchase your own personal robot!
Computing with Robots. Deepak Kumar. 2011.
Available for free online, or for a small fee at lulu. And as an iCalico Notebook.
Python: How to Think Like a Computer Scientist. Allen
B. Downey. 2009.
Available for free online, or for a small fee at amazon or the bookstore.
DO NOT use campus lab printers to print copies of the textbooks.
- Exams (60%): Three closed book exams
- Labs (20%): Small weekly programming assignments
- Assignments (10%): Larger programming assignments
- Quizzes (5%): Short quizzes given approximately every week
- Participation (5%): Positive impact on the class
- Attend class.
- Be on time.
- Come to class prepared. Make sure to have read the required reading BEFORE class.
- Complete all assignments and start early.
- Cooperate, but don't copy.
- Credit work, including all sources you used from the web, other books, etc.
- Sharing ideas is encouraged, but blatantly copying work without attribution will be treated as scholastic dishonesty and receive no credit.
- Keep your assignment and lab work private, a USB flash drive is recommended.