Tentative Schedule

Week Day Topics Reading Lab
1
03/08-03/12
1 Introduction
Java Collections Framework and Lists
1, skim 2.1-2.2, reruns Lab 1: Waiting List
2 ArrayLists 2.2-2.4, A.8, skim A, B, C
3 Generics in Java  
2
03/15-03/19
1 ArrayLists 2.2-2.4, A.8, skim A, B, C Lab 2: Dot to Dot Generator
2 Linked Lists 2.5-2.6
3 Algorithm Efficiency and Big-O 2.1
3
03/22-03/26
1 Iterators 2.7-2.10 Lab 3: Dot to Dot Generator Revisited
2 Testing 3
3 Stacks and Queues 4.1-4.4
4
03/29-04/02
1 Review   Lab 4: Stacks
2 Exam I  
3 No class  
5
04/05-04/09
1 CircularQueues 4.5-4.7 Lab 5: Buffered IO
2 Recursion 5.1-5.2
3 Recursion continued 5.3-5.5
6
04/12-04/16
1 Binary Search   Lab 6: Recursion
2 Binary Trees and Binary Search Trees 6.3-6.5
3 Binary Search Trees 6.1-6.2
7
04/19-04/23
1 Trees and Tree Traversals   Lab 7: Morse Decoder
2 Review  
3 Exam II  
8
04/27-04/30
1 Sets and Maps 7.1-7.2 Lab 8: Morse Encoder
2 Hash Tables 7.3-7.4
3 Hashing and Collision Handling 7.5-7.6
9
05/04-05/07
1 Tree Rotations and AVL trees 9.1-9.2 Lab 9: Autocomplete Revisited
2 Red-Black Trees 9.3
3 Shallow/Deep copies and Cloning  
10
05/11-05/14
1 Algorithm Analysis revisited   Lab 10: HashTables
2 How to Pick a Data Structure  
3 Review for Final  
11
05/17-5/21
Final Exam, 11am-1pm, TBD