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CS111 - Green

Fall 2016 Semester

CS111 Green is a new section of Introductory Computer Science Program Design I (CS111) offered for the first time by the UIC Computer Science Department in collaboration with the Department of Biological Sciences. The class is for students who have no (or very little) previous programming experience.

This course will take its examples, the things that we write programs about, from biology, ranging from DNA and genes to population dynamics and evolution. The course will be team taught by a Computer Science professor and a Biological Sciences professor and will include substantial introductory biology content. The programming language will be Python.

Acknowledgment: This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Division of Undergraduate Education Grant No.DUE-1612113. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the professors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

Instructors and TAs

Instructor (CS): Prof. Tanya Berger-Wolf
Office Hours: Tuesday 3:30-4:30pm and by appointment,
SEO 1136
Instructor (Bio): Prof. Boris Igic
Office Hours: Thursday 5:30-6:30pm and by appointment, BSB 367 (Behavioral Science Building)
TA: Vahid Noroozi
Office Hours: Monday 3-5pm, SEL 4030
Undergraduate TA: Haley Widel Office Hours: Wednesday 11am-1pm
SEL 2268C, breakout room in CS lounge

Meeting Times

Lecture (40304): Tue, Thu 2:00 - 3:15pm Taft Hall 120 Tanya Berger-Wolf, Boris Igic
Lab 1 (40305): Monday 1:00 - 1:50 SEL 2249F Vahid Noroozi
Lab 2 (40306): Monday 2:00 - 2:50 SEL 2249F Vahid Noroozi

CS Department Tutoring Schedule:

SEL 2268C - In the CS Lounge Space


Exam 1 - Thursday, 10/6/16 during Lecture
Exam 2 - Thursday, 11/10/16 during Lecture
Final Exam - Wednesday, 12/7/16 at 3:30-5:30pm

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