Schedule for CSC 430, Spring 2021

Date Topic Readings Lab Assignment due Other
M Mar 29 Intro to PL, intro to Racket
W 31 Cesar Chavez Day
F Apr 2 QUIZ, intro, design recipe intro, structs 1, structs 2, Lists in Racket & Typed Racket PLAI Chs. 1,2 Lab 1
M 5 intro, lists 2, lists 3, list functions, quote PLAI Ch. 3 A1 (Essay) due
W 7 QUIZ, quote, lists
Th 8 A2 (Warmup) due
F 9 desugaring, match patterns, parsing PLAI Ch. 4 Lab 2
M 12 Variables, Function calls, scoping PLAI Ch. 5
W 14 QUIZ, Map, Filter, Fold, For
F 16 Environments, Scope PLAI Ch. 6 Lab 3
M 19 Higher-order Functions PLAI Ch.7 A3 (GIYA3) due
W 21 QUIZ, Closures
F 23 sim-GIYA4, recursion using self-reference Lab 4 A4 (GIYA4) due
M 26 Exercises using sim-GIYA4
W 28 QUIZ, TBA
F 30 Exercises using vars Lab 5 (tba)
M May 3 State and Mutation I PLAI Ch. 8-8.1.5 A5 (GIYA5) (pre)
W 5 Midterm
F 7 State and Mutation II
M 10 Store-Passing Style
T 11 A6 (Essay) (pre)
W 12 Recursion PLAI Ch. 8
F 14 TBA PLAI Ch. 9 Lab 6 (tba)
M 17 Type Checking I PLAI Ch. 15-15.2.3
T 18 A7 (GIYA7) (pre)
W 19 QUIZ, Type Checking II, simply-typed lambda calculus
F 21 Type Checking III
M 24 Memory Management I
W 26 no class PLAI Ch. 11
F 28 Memory Management II A8 (GIYA) (pre)
M 31 TBA
W Jun 2 TBA Lab 7 (tba)
F 4 final presentations A9 (pre)