CS8, 10F, UCSB——Worksheet W00—09/23            Please fill out during class, and hand it at the end of class        (PDF verison)

Name: ______________________________   Umail address______________________@umail.ucsb.edu

  1. Are you taking this course: (check all that apply)

    _____ because I'm interesting in learning more about computers

    _____ because I want to fulfill a breadth requirement

    _____ because I'm considering becoming a Computer Science major

    _____ because its needed for my major, which is something other than Computer Science

                 (what major is that? _____________________________________________)

    _____ because I'm definitely going to be a Computer Science major

  2. Are you crashing this course?          _____ Yes            _____ No

  3. Indicate which lab section you are enrolled in—if you are crashing, PLEASE leave this question blank.

    Circle one:         9am    10am     11am     noon       unknown     crasher

  4. ONLY if you are crashing, PLEASE circle each of the lab sections that would work for your schedule.
    The more you circle, the more likely it is we'll be able to find you a spot—although I don't want to get your hopes up too much, because there really aren't that many spots.

    Circle one:         9am    10am     11am     noon    

  5. Do you have access to a computer for your own personal use,
    either a laptop, or a desktop machine in your home or dorm room?

    ____ yes

    ____ no
    If yes, check all the computers that you have access to for your own PERSONAL use
    ______ Windows laptop
    ______ Windows Desktop
    ______ Mac OS laptop
    ______ Mac OS Desktop
    ______ Linux laptop
    ______ Linux Desktop

    Please turn over for more...

    ...continued from other side

  6. Please put your name on this side also:

    Name: _______________________________________

    What name would you like to be called in class? _____________________________

  7. Some work in this course will be done with lab partners (this is required, not optional---see the syllabus for why.). The following questions are designed to help us pair you with a compatible lab partner.

    Before you answer, think about the difference between the following four things. Note that someone could give very different answers to each of the four questions.

    None Some A lot
    0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

    How much confidence do you have in your ability to learn new things about computers easily?

    None Some A lot
    0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

    How much interest do you have in your ability to learn new things about computer science?

    None Some A lot
    0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

    How much motivation do you have in your ability to earn a good grade in this course?

    None Some A lot
    0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

  8. Have you ever had a programming course before? If so, describe it briefly here:

  9. If there is someone specific you would like to work with, enter his/her name here.
    He/she MUST be in the same lab section as you, and MUST also enter your name on his/her form.

  10. Is there anything else you would like me to know, or any questions you have for me?
    You may write that here, or send me an email.

    End of Worksheet W00, CS8, 10F