Schedule

ME/ISyE 4803 Scheduled for Fall 2013

(Note: the Readings refer to the course textbook: "A Practical Guide to SysML")

Date

Topic

Reading

8/20

Course overview and Introduction

Ch 1, 2, 3, 4

8/22

Lecture02: Object oriented thinking and modeling

At home: Lecture03: Package diagrams

Ch 6

8/27

At home: Tegrity recording Lecture03b: Introduction to MagicDraw

Lecture02: Object oriented thinking and modeling -- in-class quick exercises

Notes

8/29

At home: Lecture 04: Block Definition Diagram Basics

Lecture 04: Block Definition Diagrams -- review and in-class quick exercises

Homework 0 due on Friday 8/30 at 11:55pm

 Ch 7.1 - 7.3

9/3

Lecture 04b: BDD: comprehensive exercise

At home: Lecture 04b: BDD Olympics in MagicDraw

 Ch 7.1 - 7.3

9/5

At home: Lecture 05: Interactions and Interfaces

Lecture 05: Interactions and Interfaces -- review and instructor-led exercise

 Ch 7

9/10

At home: Lecture 06: Flows

Lecture 06: Flows -- review and in-class quick exercises

Homework 1 Due on Tuesday 9/10 at 11:55pm

Ch 7

9/12

Lecture 06: Comprehensive IBD exercise

Ch 7

9/17

At home: Lecture 07: Behavior -- Activities

Lecture 07: Activity Diagrams -- review and in-class quick exercises

 Ch 9

9/19

Lecture 07: Activity Diagrams -- in-class modeling exercise

Homework 2 Due on Friday 9/20 at 11:55pm

 Ch 9

9/24

Buffer -- additional exercises

 Ch 1 - 7

9/26

Review / Q&A for test

 Ch 1 - 7

10/1

Test 1: Modeling Structure with Blocks -- BDD & IBD

Ch 1 - 7

10/3

Lecture 08: Introduction to Parametrics -- instructor-led exercise

Ch 8

10/8

At home: Lecture 09: Solving Parametrics with ModelCenter

Lecture 09: Solving Parametrics -- in-class exercise

Ch 8, Notes

10/10

Lecture 10: Parametrics Tutorial -- in-class exercise using MagicDraw and ModelCenter

Homework 3 Due on Friday 10/11 at 11:55pm

 Ch 8, Notes

10/15

Mid-semester Break

 

10/17

Lecture 11: Systems Thinking -- review and in-class exercise

Ch 16 - 17

10/22

Lecture 12: Systems Engineering overview -- review and in-class exercise

Homework 4 Due on Tuesday 10/22 at 11:55PM

Ch 16 - 17

10/24

buffer -- additional exercises

 

10/29

Review / Q&A for test

Ch 8 - 9

10/31

Test 2: Modeling behavior -- ACT & PAR

 Ch 8 - 9

11/5

At home: Lecture 13: Use Cases

At home: Lecture 14: Objectives & Requirements;  the Requirements Diagram

Lecture 14: Requirements -- review and in-class exercise

 Ch 12 -13

11/7

At home: Lecture 15: Cross-cutting Relationships

Lecture 15: Cross-cutting Relationships -- review and in-class exercise

 Ch 14

11/12

At home: Lecture 16: Sequence Diagrams

At home: Lecture 17: Collaborating through Teamwork Server

Lecture 17: Teamwork Server -- review and in-class exercise

 Ch 10

 Notes

11/14

Intermediate Project Review

 

11/19

At home: Lecture 18: State Machine Diagrams

Lecture 18: State Machine Diagrams -- review and in-class quick exercises

Ch 11

11/21

Lecture 18: State Machine Diagrams -- comprehensive in-class exercise

 Ch 11

11/26

Projects: in-class feedback

 

11/28

Thanksgiving Holiday

 

12/3

Projects: in-class feedback

 

12/5

Review / Q&A for final exam

Final Project Due on Dec 6 at 11:55PM

 Comprehensive

12/10

Final Exam --- Tuesday Dec. 10, 11:30AM - 2:20PM

 Comprehensive