Schedule Of Weeks

NOTE: These dates are suggested at the beginning of the term, and will be used for planning purposes; however, deviation from this schedule will likely occur. Specifically, content for class lectures is subject to change without notice.

Week-by-week Topics of discussion, homeworks, quizzes, and project information

Week Lecture Topic Description Days, Lecture aids (if applicable) Homeworks

(Scheduled)
Quizzes

Project Timeline
Week 1 Organization, MIC Overview (concepts) 8/24, 8/26 Quiz 0 (8/24)
Week 2 MIC Overview (terms & definitions), Structural/Behavioral Modeling 08/31, 9/02
Week 3 Language (Syntax/Semantics), Language Representation 9/07, 9/09 Quiz (9/09)
Week 4 Modeling Tools and Resources (GME Intro) 9/14, 9/16 hw01 (due 9/16) Quiz (9/16)
Week 5 Metamodeling Abstraction and Encoding 9/21, 9/23 Quiz (9/23)
Week 6 Attaching/Defining Semantics 9/28, 9/30 hw02 due (9/30) Finalize Project Topics (10/1)
Week 7 Interpreter Writing 10/05, 10/07 Finalize Topical Presentation Topic(10/07)
Week 8 Constraints, Designing DSM Environments
Graph Rewriting
10/12, 10/14 hw02 due (10/14)
hw03 due (10/14)
Quiz (10/14) Project Proposal Due (10/15)
Week 9 Graph Rewriting
Designing DSM Environments, Constraints
10/19, 10/21 Project Proposal Feedback (10/21)
Week 10 Models of Computation 10/26, 10/28 hw03 due (10/28)
hw04 (due 10/28)
Quiz (10/28) Project Metamodel Due (10/29)
Week 11 Topical Presentations 11/02, 11/04 Topical Presentation
Quizzes
Week 12 Topical Presentations 11/09, 11/11 (holiday) hw04 due (11/12) Topical Presentation
Quizzes
Project Interpreter Design Due (11/13)
Week 13 Topical Presentations 11/16, 11/18 hw04 due (11/16) Topical Presentation
Quizzes
Week 14 Project Presentations 11/23, 11/25 (holiday)
Week 15 Project Presentations 11/30, 12/02
Week 16 Project Presentations 12/07 Final Project Submission (W 12/8 at 17:00)

Important Dates:

DateDescription
M 08/30 (Week 2)Last day to add classes for credit from zero units using only a Change of Schedule form
F 09/17 (Week 4)Last day to drop courses resulting in deletion of course enrollment from record
F 10/15 (Week 8)Last day to drop a class with a grade of ``W'' (if passing) or to change to or from audit grading;
the instructor's signature on a Change of Schedule form is required
W 12/08 (Week 16)Last day of classes and laboratory sessions