Lecture 1: Course Overview & Big Ideas

Slides

PDF files of the lecture slides handouts.

Readings

This chapter explains the cs1graphics library, which is used frequently in our course. It is important to read it as preparation for this week's lab and the first homework.

Code

Click on this lecture_01.zip link to download the .zip file to your computer. Unzip the downloaded lecture_01.zip file (by double-clicking on it) to reveal a folder with a few files we will use during lecture. Note that some computers may automatically unzip the file after you download it.

Here is a description of the content of the files in this folder:

Solutions

These will be posted after all the lecture sections have been taught.
The first lecture doesn't have any solutions.