|Review the slides Programs and Data|
|Review the sample program Java Style|
|Review the sample program Primitive Data Types and String|
|Complete lab #2, due by 11:00pm on Sept.19.|
|Complete lab #3, due by 11:00pm on Sept 21.|
|Complete project #1, due by 11:00pm on Sept 25.|
It is expected that you will meet the objectives outlined here by the end of the week. You might want to test yourself to see how well you fare. You can be guaranteed that you will be tested on these concepts on your first midterm. By the end of this unit, you should be able to:
All reading should be done before you come to class. Your ability to understand the material discussed in class will be greatly enhanced when you come to class prepared. Read the slides on Programs and Data - These slides discuss the role of data in a program, explains how to declare and use data, and shows you where data is stored in the computer's memory.
Data in a program can represent many different things; numbers, characters, words, images, and more.
This week you should complete labs 2 and 3. These labs will teach you how to create a graphical user interface (GUI) application.
Don't give up when you have a question or a problem that you can't solve. Talk to your instructor or use the forum.