Week  Date  Lecture Topics  

1 
13/09/2012 17/09/2012 
Introduction to the course
Problem: definition, types. 

2 
20/09/2012 24/09/2012 
Problem solving: definitions and concepts 
Problems of the Week 
3 
27/09/2012 01/10/2012 
Problem solving methods/techniques 
Problem of the Week
Game of the Week  Footsteps 
4 
04/10/2012 08/10/2012 
Problem solving: methods/techniques

Problem of the Week
Game of the Week  Sprouts 
5 
11/10/2012 15/10/2012 
Programming as problem solving tools

Problem of the Week
Game of the Week  Mancala 
6 
18/10/2012 22/10/2012 
Programming as problem solving tools
Quiz 1
(Quiz 1 Solution) 
Problem of the Week
Game of the Week  LGame 
7 
25/10/2012 29/10/2012 
Excel Macros 
Problem of the Week
Game of the Week  Quarto 
8 
01/11/2012 05/11/2012 
Midterm Week (Midterm Solution) 
Problem of the Week
Game of the Week  3D Fourinarow 
9 
08/11/2012 12/11/2012 
Problem solving tool software packages
Overview

Problem of the Week
Game of the Week 
10 
15/11/2012 19/11/2012 
Problem solving tool software packages
MATLAB 
Problem of the Week
Game of the Week 
11 
22/11/2012 26/11/2012 
MidSemester Break 

12 
29/11/2012 03/12/2012 
Problem solving tool software packages
MATLAB 
Problem of the Week
Game of the Week 
13 
06/12/2012 10/12/2012 
Problem solving tool software packages
MATLAB
Quiz 2
(Quiz 2 Solution) 
Problem of the Week
Game of the Week 
14 
13/12/2012 17/12/2012 
Problem solving tool software packages
MATLAB 

15 
20/12/2012 24/12/2012 
Review of course subjects 
