CS 115: Introduction to Computer Science 1

Announcements

This section contains up-to-date announcements in reverse chronological order.
Students should check it at least once a day.

Assignment 9 Marks Released (2014-04-07)

The marks for assignment 9 have been released on MarkUs. Please review your mark, all the comments made on your submissions, as well as the solutions posted on the course webpage before the exam tomorrow.

Assignment 9 Solutions (2014-04-04)

Assignment 9 solutions have been posted under the solutions tab on the left.

Thursday Lecture Cancelled (2014-04-01)

Lectures on Thursday, April 3 will be cancelled. Sandy Graham will have office hours in MC6423 during regular lecture times 10-11:30 and 1-2:30. She will also have her regular office hours on Thursday. This means she will be available from 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in her office. The ISAs will also have office hours in the tutorial centre MC4065 during the regular lecture times 10-11:30 and 1-2:30.

Final Exam Information (2014-04-01)

Additional final exam information has now been posted under the exams tab on the left.

Assignment 00 Last Chance Deadline Changed (2014-03-31)

The deadline for assignment 00 last chance has been extended until 4:00 pm today (Monday March 31st). Make sure to submit all 5 question files into the correct folder on MarkUs.

Midterm Remark Request Recall (2014-03-27)

Any midterm that had a remark requested and that was already picked up must be brought to DC 3128 to have their new marks recorded by Monday, March 31st at 4:00 pm.

Course Evaluations (2014-03-27)

The end of term course evaluations will be done online through D2L. You will be given time during the lecture on Thursday, March 27 to submit evaluations. You will need an electronic device - laptop, tablet, or smartphone. You can complete the evaluation at any time before 11:59 p.m. on Monday, April 7. You are encourage to at least start the evaluation during the lecture time given.

Midterm Remark Request Pickup (2014-03-25)

Those who submitted remark requests for the midterm can pick them up in DC 3128 sometime this week.

Assignment 09 (2014-03-25)

Assignment 09 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on April 4 at 4:00 PM.

Assignment 08 Updated (2014-03-19)

The Assignment and Interface files for Assignment 08 have been updated. The current versions are the correct versions you should be using when doing your assignment.

Assignment 08 (2014-03-19)

Assignment 08 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on March 26 at 9:00 AM.

Assignment 06 Deadline Extended (2014-03-12)

Since Markus was unavailable for a significant period of time before the deadline of Assignment 06, the deadline for the assignment has been extended to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12.

Please note that any file sent to course staff will not be accepted as assignment submissions. You must submit files through Markus to be counted.

Markus Unavailable (2014-03-12)

It appears that Markus has been unavailable for some period of time since late Tuesday evening. The deadline for Assignment 06 will be extended. The exact time of the new deadline will be determined once the issue regarding Markus has been resolved. Look for a second announcement soon.

Assignment 07 (2014-03-11)

Assignment 07 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on March 19 at 9:00 AM.

Remark Requests For Midterm (2014-03-07)

Please see the Exams tab on the left for information on submitting a remark request. You must review the post-mortems and solutions for the midterm before submitting your request. To give you time to review these carefully we will not be accepting remark requests until Monday, March 10th.

Mistake on Midterm (2014-03-06)

There was a mistake in question 7 of the midterm where there was a list abbreviation used instead of cons. As a result the question has been reduced to out of 2 instead of 4. Also, a bonus mark was added for those who did the tracing for this question correctly.

Handing Back Midterms (2014-03-06)

Midterm pick-up will be during lab hours this week. To get your midterm back today and tomorrow you need two things: Watcard and your Sequence Number (you can look this up in the same place you looked up your seat)

Assignment 00 Last Chance (2014-03-04)

Assignment 00 Last Chance is now posted on Markus and will be due on Mar 31 at 9:00 AM. You may resubmit if you did not meet the deadline for Assignment 00 or did not receive full marks on your first attempt. You must submit all five files to receive full marks. This is your last chance to submit Assignment 00.

Assignment 06 (2014-03-04)

Assignment 06 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on March 12 at 9:00 AM.

Assignment 5 marks and solutions posted (2014-03-03)

Everyone's grades for assignment 5 have been posted on MarkUs. Please review the comments made by the markers about your assignment in the GRADED_ASSIGNMENT.ss file in your repository. As well, the solutions to assignment 5 have been posted to the solutions page on the website.

Midterm Seating (2014-03-01)

Seating assignments for the midterm can be accessed through this link: https://odyssey.uwaterloo.ca/teaching/schedule

Midterm Information (2014-02-24)

Additional Midterm information has now been posted under the exams tab on the left.

Office Hours During Reading Week (2014-02-13)

Normal office hours are canceled during Reading Week. You may book an individual appointment if you want to meet with one of the course staff during that week.

Midterm Coverage (2014-02-13)

The midterm will cover Modules 1 through 5 inclusive. There will be more information posted about the midterm after Reading Week.

Assignment 00 Resubmission Deadline Changed (2014-02-12)

The deadline for Assignment 00 Late/Resubmit has been changed to February 19th at 9:00am. Anyone who does not get perfect on this resubmission will have one more chance to submit the assignment before the original deadline of March 31st.

Assignment 05 (2014-02-10)

Assignment 05 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on Feb 26 at 9:00 AM.

Assignment 04 Question 1 Clarification (2014-02-09)

This was addressed on Piazza, but just to be clear, two rectangles are only considered equal if they would be drawn in exactly the same place on the Cartesian plane, i.e. all four corners of the rectangle would appear at exactly the same points. In particular, there are many rectangles that might have the same width and height, that are not equal to each other.

Assignment 04 (2014-02-05)

Assignment 04 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on Feb 12 at 9:00 AM.

Assignment 03 (2014-01-29)

Assignment 03 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on Feb 05 at 9:00 AM.

Assignment 00 Late Submissions and Resubmissions (2014-01-28)

Assignment 00 Late/Resubmit is now posted on Markus. You may resubmit if you did not meet the deadline for Assignment 00 or did not receive full marks on your first attempt.

Assignment 02 Question 3 Clarification (2014-01-27)

The values num1, num2, num3, and num4 are all strictly greater than zero.

Style Guide Link Fixed (2014-01-23)

The link to the Style Guide on the assignments page has been fixed. It now leads to the correct version of the Style Guide. You can find more links to the Style Guide by navigating to the Course Notes page, the Labs page or the General Resources page.

Assignment 02 (2014-01-22)

Assignment 02 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on Jan 29 at 9:00 AM.

Assignment 01 Q2 Correction (2014-01-15)

There were a couple of typos in question 2 for Assignment 1. These have been corrected. The most important correction is that the gravitational constant should have been 6.67 x 10^-11 instead of 6.77 x 10^-11. If you downloaded the assignment before Wednesday evening, please note the correction.

Assignment 01 (2014-01-15)

Assignment 01 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on Jan 22 at 9:00 AM.

Assignment 00 Question 3 (2014-01-08)

For this question please download the file named "a00q3.rkt". Do not copy and paste the text into racket - save the file by right-clicking on the link. Read over the questions in the file, and make any changes to the existing answers if required. Afterwards, please add a file header and submit the updated racket file to markus along with racket files for questions 1, 2, 4 and 5.

Assignment 00 (2014-01-08)

Assignment 00 is now posted under the assignments tab on the left and will be due on Jan 15 at 9:00 AM.

Welcome Winter 2014 (2014-01-03)

Welcome to the Winter 2014 offering of CS 115.

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