Friday, March 4, 2016

Week of March 7th - 11th, 2016


Query students on informatics preferences

Intro to computer algorithms:
Algorithm: "a process or set of rules to be followed in calculations or other problem-solving operations, especially by a computer." "In mathematics and computer science, an algorithm is a self-contained step-by-step set of operations to be performed." In other words, an algorithm is a very specific recipe. 

Security readings for today:
Students list ways to avoid getting malware on their computers.

Video (in class): 

Business Casual G-Men
Security readings for today:

Group 1 current events:
P1: Juliana, Emily, Kristen, Alex, Eddie
P2: Keely, Abby, Katie, Lauren, Neha

Video (in class): 
Security readings for today:

Tie up loose ends related to computer security discusssion.
Give out review sheet for test on Tuesday

Start Medical Informatics discussion:
In class, watch CBS News video: Charting A New Course
Students working in groups on medical informatics presentations. Each group must create a google slides presentation (no PowerPoint) and share it with Mr. J. by the end of the period.

Here are a bunch of resources to get you started.

JSUMC rotation