Computer Science Syllabus
Online, 2018-2019
Mr. Owens
Week What to do this week Assignments
Week 1
☐   Chapter 1 - Computer Science Introduction
☐   Section 1.1: About this course
☐   Section 1.2: What is Python?
☐   HW 1A
☐   Section 1.3: The Python Development Environment
☐   HW 1B
   HW 1A
   HW 1B
Week 2
☐   Section 1.4: Basic Computer Architecture
☐   HW 1C
☐   HW 1D
   HW 1C
   HW 1D
Week 3
☐   Section 1.5: An Introduction to Binary Numbers
☐   HW 1E
☐   Section 1.6: Hexadecimal Notation
☐   HW 1F
☐   HW 1G (Honors)
   HW 1E
   HW 1F
   HW 1G (Honors)
   Chapter 1 Test
Week 4
☐   Chapter 2 - An Introduction to Computer Programming Using Python
☐   Section 2.1: Basic Computation
☐   HW 2A
☐   HW 2B
☐   Section 2.2: Variable Names and Data Types
☐   HW 2C
   HW 2A
   HW 2B
   HW 2C
Week 5
☐   Section 2.3: Lists
☐   HW 2D
   HW 2D
Week 6
☐   Section 2.5: Conditional Statements
☐   Section 2.6: Loops
☐   HW 2E
   HW 2E
Week 7
☐   Section 2.7: Comments
☐   Section 2.8: Useful String Functions
☐   HW 2F
   HW 2F
Week 8
☐   Section 2.9: Reading Text Files
☐   HW 2G
☐   HW 2H
☐   HW 2I
☐   HW 2J (Honors)
   HW 2G
   HW 2H
   HW 2I
   HW 2J (Honors)
   Chapter 2 Test
Week 9
☐   Chapter 3 - Functions and Objects
☐   Section 3.1: Functions as Subprograms
☐   Section 3.2: Functions with Parameters
☐   HW 3A
☐   HW 3B
   HW 3A
   HW 3B
Week 10
☐   Section 3.3: Functions That Return a Value
☐   HW 3C
☐   HW 3D
   HW 3C
   HW 3D
Week 11
☐   Section 3.4: Variables and Scope
☐   HW 3E
   HW 3E
   HW 3F
Week 12
☐   Section 3.5: Python's Built In Functions and Modules
Week 13
☐   Section 3.6: Modules (cont.): Random, Time, and Datetime
Week 14
☐   Section 3.7: Creating and Deploying a Module
Week 15
☐   Section 3.8: Introduction to Classes and Objects   Chapter 3 Test
Week 16
☐   Chapter 4 - Graphics
☐   Section 4.1: Introduction to Tkinter
☐   Section 4.2: Two Dimensional Graphics
☐   HW 4A
☐   HW 4B
☐   HW 4C
☐   HW 4D
   HW 4A
   HW 4B
   HW 4C
   HW 4D
Week 17
☐   Section 4.3: Basic Animation with Tkinter
☐   HW 4E
☐   HW 4F
   HW 4E
   HW 4F
Week 18
☐   Section 4.4: A Realistic Physics Simulation
Week 19
☐   Section 4.5 A File Viewer with Search Capability
☐   HW 4G
   HW 4G
Week 20
☐   Section 4.6 Lunar Lander Game   Chapter 4 Test
Week 21
☐   Chapter 5 - Files and Data
☐   Section 5.1 ASCII Text
☐   HW 5A
☐   HW 5B
   HW 5A
   HW 5B
Week 22
☐   Section 5.2 Writing Text Files
Week 23
☐   Section 5.3 Reading, Editing, and Saving Data
Week 24
☐   Section 5.4 Simple Ciphers
☐   Section 5.4 Rotation Ciphers
☐   Section 5.4 Dictionary Ciphers
☐   HW 5C
☐   HW 5D
   HW 5C
   HW 5D
Week 25
☐   Section 5.5 Bit-level Operations and Ciphers
☐   Section 5.6 The Bitwise XOR Operator and the XOR Cipher
Week 26
☐   Section 5.7 Manipulating a Binary File
Week 27
☐   Chapter 6 - The Internet and Web Development
☐   Section 6.1 Developing Web Pages Using HTML
☐   Section 6.2 HTML Basics
☐   HW 6A
☐   HW 6B
   HW 6A
   HW 6B
Week 28
☐   Section 6.3 An Intro to HTML Styles and CSS
☐   HW 6C
☐   Section 6.4 The History and Evolution of the Internet
☐   Section 6.5 Programming on the Web
   HW 6C
Week 29
☐   Section 6.6 Using Python to Interact with the Web
☐   Section 6.7 JSON
☐   HW 6D
☐   HW 6E
   HW 6D
   HW 6E
Week 30
☐   Section 6.8 JSON on the Web
☐   HW 6F
☐   Section 6.9 The Internet Today
☐   HW 6G
   HW 6F
   HW 6G
Week 31
☐   Review for Semester 2 Exam
Week 32
☐   Semester 2 Exam