Dr. Alan Garvey
Spring 2022
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CS 291 CS 480 CS 495

CS 495: Senior Computer Science Seminar -- Spring 2022

Professor: Dr. Alan Garvey

Section 01: TR 8:00-8:50am VH 1328 (First Block)

Office Hours

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Syllabus

The course syllabus is available online.

Textbook

None

Tentative Course Schedule

Tuesday Thursday
Date Topic Date Topic
Jan 11 Intro, Syllabus, Schedule, Policies Jan 13 Introduction to MFAT in CS
Jan 18 MFAT Review Jan 20 More MFAT Review
Jan 25 Sample MFAT in class.
HW 1 graded by performance.
Jan 27 Review sample MFAT
HW 2 out
Feb 1 Capstone Requirement Feb 3 Capstones
HW 2 due
Feb 8 Resume workshop
HW 3 technical resume
Feb 10 Technical interviewing
HW 5 out
Feb 15 Grad School
HW 3 due
HW 4 personal statement
Feb 17 Portfolio presentation
Feb 22 Critical thinking in CS
Feb 24 Technical Interview Discusion
Mar 1 Last Day of class
HW 5 due
Mar 3 No more class

Materials

Assignments

  • Homework 1 will be completion of the practice MFT exam to be administered synchronously during classtime on Tuesday, January 25.
  • Homework 2 Capstone Assignment: Assigned: 27 January 2022, Due 4 February 2022
  • Homework 3 Assigned: 4 February 2022, Due 11 February 2022 (the assignment has a different due date, but this is the correct one)
  • Homework 4 Assigned: 15 February 2022, Due 21 February 2022
  • Homework 5 Assigned: 10 February 2022, Due 23 February 2022