HW 0 - Who are you? What is going on here?
Due at 10:30pm on Monday, August 31, 2015

Read the syllabus and answer the following questions. Please submit this work to me by email at curtsinger@cs.grinnell.edu. Please use the subject “[CSC-211-01] Homework 0”. Include the text of your responses in the email message, not an attachment.

If you have any issues submitting the work, please email me.

Part A: Who are you?

  1. What do you like to be called?
  2. What is your major?
  3. Who is your advisor?
  4. What other courses are you taking now? Please provide course numbers
  5. What do you hope to learn or do in this course?
  6. What are your concerns about this class?
  7. What is something important to you outside of academics? Why?
  8. What questions do you have about me that haven’t already been answered?

Part B: What are we doing here?

  1. What sentence in the syllabus most surprised you? Why?
  2. In your own words, what do you need to do to be successful in this class?
  3. What learning activity do you think will help you the most?
  4. Why do you think I gave this assignment?
  5. Do you have any questions about the course that aren’t answered on the course website?

Part C: Important Administrative Tasks

  1. Sign up for a Significant Bits presentation date on the PioneerWeb Wiki. What is your date?
    Don’t forget to send me your topic at least two class periods before your scheduled presentation.
  2. Confirm that you have read and understood the academic honesty policy for this course.