George Porter

Course Webpage:


Syllabus: syllabus.pdf

Class Information:
Location: 150 GSPP (across the street from Cory and Soda)
Lecture Times: M, Tu, W, Th 11-12:30pm
CCN: 28935
Units: 4
Duration: 6/20/05 through 8/12/05

Office Hours

George Porter: Monday 2-4pm, Thursday 2-3pm, Location: 511 Soda. If you would like to meet outside that time individually, then I am available by appointment. Just send me email.

Nick Neely: Tuesday 2-3pm, Wednesday 10-11am, Location: 511 Soda

Sourav Chatterji: Tuesday 4-5pm, Wednesday 2-3pm, Location: 311 Soda

TA Webpages

Nick Neely:

Sourav Chatterji: TBA

Required: Weiss, Data Structures & Problem Solving Using Java 3rd ed, Addison Wesley, 0-321-32213-4 (The 2nd edition may work for you, but you might have to get copies of homework problems from a classmate.)
Optional: Sierra & Bates Head First Java (2nd ed), O'Reilly, 0-596-00920-8 (The first edition of Head First Java is accepable as well. Its ISBN is 0-596-00465-6)

Discussion Sections:

CCN Day Time Room TA
28940 TuTh 1-2pm 320 Soda  
28950 TuTh 3-4pm 320 Soda  


Lab Sections:

CCN Day Time Room
28945 MW 1-3pm 275 Soda
28955 MW 3-5pm 275 Soda

Lecture and Discussion section attendance is strongly encouraged. Lab attendance is required. Due to space limitations, you must attend the lab that you are registered with via Telebears.


There will be two midterms and a final. The times are as follows:

Exam Date Time
Midterm I July 6 In class
Midterm II July 21 In class
Final (a two-part exam) Aug 10 and Aug 11 In class