CS179i: Assignments

Winter Quarter 2016


  • Essay 1: New trends [pdf]

  • Essay 2: Ethics [pdf]

  • Essay 3: Presentation skill [pdf]

  • Essay 4: Teamwork [pdf]

Note: one submission per person.

Sources: can be from a variety of literature, including newspaper articles, tech blogs, textbooks, research articles, etc. No particular citation format is required, but please include standard identifying information (as applicable) such as the title of the article, author, title of the newspaper/journal/blog, date written, URL.

Late policy: Each student has 1 free late day to use across all 4 essays. After that, 10% of the grade will be docked for each 24 hours the assignment is submitted late.


Note: one submission per group.


See lecture 2 slides.

Progress update

  • 5-minute presentation by each group

  • Briefly outline project idea, with one representative figure

  • List Milestone 0 targets from proposal

  • Show which milestones are completed. If not completed, explain why (e.g., design decision because of xxx, technical difficulties because of yyy, etc.)

  • List and explain remaining milestones

  • Each group member must speak

To submit on iLearn:

  • copy of your slides (~5 slides)

  • one-page written summary (similar to transcript of presentation)

Final presentation

See Feb. 22 slides.

Final report