CS:2820 Survey, Fall 2017
the CS:2820 Object Oriented Programming Collection
Purpose: The background of the students in this class is so diverse that we need to know what you know in order to plan the first few lectures. A summary results of this survey, minus personal information, will be posted on line on the class web page. Personal information is collected only to avoid taking roll and will be shredded.
Computer Support: What kind of computer do you routinely use?
CS/CLAS Linux Experience: Have you used linux.clas.uiowa.edu or linux.cs.uiowa.edu?
If yes, how did you access it?
Shell Experience: Have you used the Linux or MacOS command shell?
Programming Languages: What programming languages do you know pretty well?
|know C++ but not Python or Java||___4__|
|know Python but not Java||___4__|
|know Java but not Python||___5__|
|know Java and Python and possibly more||__60__|
Commentary: It is encouraging to see that Cobol is a dead language.
Work Load: Many students are seriously overworked
|Credit hours of registration:||______||×3=||______|
|Job hours per week:||______|
|Total work load hours/week:||Sum||______||(should not exceed 50)|
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