Third Rocky Mountain October 21-22, 1994

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

COMPUTER ETHICS OF THE COMPUTER SCIENCE STUDENT ..1

Jude M. Ulibarri, Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

ADDING AN ETHICS MODULE TO A SOFTWARE ENGINEERING COURSE ..7

Charles P. Howerton, Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

ACADEMIC DISHONESTY IN PROGRAMMING ASSIGNMENTS ..11

James R. Van Doren, Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

A MICROARCHITECTURE SIMULATOR: ITS DESIGN AND

IMPLEMENTATION ..16

Dalton R Hunkins, St. Bonaventure University

 

USING CIRCUITMAKER TO TEACH CONCEPTS IN A COMPUTER

ORGANIZATION CLASS ..25

Terry A. Scott, University of Northern Colorado

 

A LOOK AT GENETIC ALGORITHMS: SEQUENTIAL AND DISTRIBUTED ..30

Robert J. Grim, Texas Christian University

L. Donnell Payne,Texas Christian University

J. Richard Rinewalt, Texas Christian University

 

C + + TUTORIAL ..36

John M. Weiss, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

 

PANEL DISCUSSION: ETHICS IN COMPUTING ..38

Charles P. Howerton, Metropolitan State College of Denver

Peter Isaacson, University of Northern Colorado

Dianne W. Howerton, Metropolitan State College of Denver

Sandra Gudmunsen, Metropolitan State College of Denver

James R. Van Doren, Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

 

TEACHING DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS IN SMALL COLLEGES ..39

David Helton, Chadron State College

 

PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS INVOLVED IN TEACHING INTRODUCTORY

COMPUTER PROGRAMMING ..45

James S. McKeown, Dakota State University

Lynette Moistad, Dakota State University

 

DEVELOPING AN INTERFACE FOR CREATING SCIENTIFIC EXPERIMENTS:

THE PSL MBL PROJECT ..54

Robert Carleton, Kim Rush, IBM

IMAGE PROCESSING IN A CS2 COURSE ..64

John M. Weiss, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

 

THE ONE-WAY-LIST AND BINARY-TREE AS ABSTRACT DATA TYPES ..75

Catherine V. Stringfellow, New Mexico Highlands University

 

DYNAMIC 2-D ARRAYS IN C AND C+ + ..91

John M. Weiss, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

 

SPREADSHEET GRAPHICS A MATHEMATICAL WONDERLAND ..99

David S. Tucker, Midwestern State University

 

PROGRAMMING THE FAST FOURIER TRANSFORM WITH MA THEMA TI CA .. ..104

William D. Emerson, Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

AN APPLICATION OF DYNAMIC DATA STRUCTURES TO THE

RANDOMIZATION OF THE EXPERIMENT ..120

Oliver Y. K. Chen, Eastern Montana College

 

TUTORIAL: THE VISUAL BASIC ..130

Charles P. Howerton, Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

MIS CURRICULUM ENHANCEMENT AT THE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS,

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA ..131

Bijayananda Naik, University of South Dakota

Randall M. Stuefen, University of South Dakota

Stephen L. Tracy, University of South Dakota

 

USE OF A COMPUTER SIMULATION IN TEACHING STRATEGIC

MANAGEMENT ..142

Kamala Arogyaswamy, University of South Dakota

 

DEVELOPING A BUSINESS PLAN FOR A SMALL MEDICAL PRACTICE: A

DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM METHODOLOGY ..146

Benedict J. Arogyaswamy, University of South Dakota

 

TUTORIAL: TEACHING PARALLEL COMPUTING WITHOUT PARALLEL

COMPUTERS ..153

Bobbie Ann Othmer, Westminster College of Salt Lake City

Richard Wasniowski, Central Missouri State University

Janusz Zalewski, University of Texas

 

CONTOUR DIAGRAMS: A GRAPHICAL APPROACH TO CS 1 AND CS 2..154

Kathie A. Yerion, Gonzaga University

 

 

TEACHING AN INTRODUCTORY OBJECT-ORIENTEDNESS CLASS IN A

TRADITIONAL COMPUTER SCIENCE CURRICULUM ..164

Greg Gagne, Westminster College of Salt Lake City

 

TUTORIAL: INTERNET SERVICES ..169

Peter C. Isaacson, University of Northern Colorado

Dennis L. Wignall, Metro State College of Denver

 

PANEL DISCUSSION: TWO-YEAR COLLEGE COMPUTER CURRICULUM ..170

Rod Southworth, Laramie County Community College

Michael Hanna, Front Range Community College

Doug Clay, AIMS Community College