For 8.7.19

  • Final Portfolio
  • Homework
  • Exam

Final Portfolio

By next Sunday evening, share on your Dropbox/FinalPortfolio folder a .doc file with all of your homework

  • Arranged in chronological order
    • Dates in Heading 1, sub-heads in Heading 2
    • TOC with dates and sub-heads

I will print this out before class, and in class we will assemble it before the exam

Homework

Continue working on learning SQL and enter this as your final homework, “For 8.8.15”

  • List the things you’ve learned
  • Detail one of the items
  • Discuss how much you’ve learned in your six hours of homework
  • Discuss how many more hours you think it would take to master SQL

Exam

The exam will be as today: you will have four hours to study a programming language, which I will announce when you arrive

  • Arrive promptly at 8:00am
  • Bring your laptops with working WLAN
  • I will assign a new language
  • Your task will be to explore resources, map a study plan, and begin learning this language
  • At 12 noon, you will share your .doc file into the Dropbox/Exam folder

Evaluation will be on your demonstrating how you approach learning a programming language, including points for:

  1. Overview of resources, including brief comparative analysis
  2. Identification of major concepts
  3. Demonstration of exercises done