Yashwant Malaiya
Office: 356 CS Building
Office Hours: 3:00 - 4:00, Mon & 12:00 - 1:00 Wed
Jake Lee
Office: 235 CS Building
Office Hours: 4:00 - 6:00, Thurs, CSB Room 120
Yabstega Dubale
Office: 252 CS Building
Office Hours: By appointment
Lecture Time and Place:
12:30-1:45, Tue, Thur, CSB Room 130
Recitation 1 Time and Place:
2:00-2:50, Wed, 225 CS Building
Recitation 2 Time and Place:
9:00-9:50, Fri, 225 CS Building

The purpose of the CS150 course is to familiarize students with the fundamentals of Java programming, program design and problem-solving. The course is oriented towards practical skills including current Java programming technologies for Java applets, graphical user interfaces (GUIs) and Web pages.

The course covers the basic Java syntax and language features, compilation, interpretation, execution, class and object usage, graphical interfaces, program-user interaction, and the Java API. Problem-solving techniques and object-oriented programming are also covered.


  • Late period for Assignment 6 has been changed. (-5% until Wed, -20% after Wed: See Discussion board on RamCT for details).
  • Assignment 6 is posted (Due Friday, May 2nd).
  • Due date for Project Final is extended (Due Friday, May 9th).
  • Final exam will be on May 12, 6:20 ‐ 8:20pm.