Your CIS Department Contact:

Mike Felker
CIS Graduate Coordinator
Office: 158 Levine
Phone: 215-898-9672
Email: mfelker@cis.upenn.edu

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CIS/CIT Graduate Courses - Spring 2017

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Colors: Rows highlighted in grey are CIS Core Courses | Rows in tan are CIT Core Courses;
Days: M=Monday | T=Tuesday | W=Wednesday| R=Thursday | F=Friday

COURSE

TITLE

INSTRUCTOR

DAYS/TIME

LOCATION

CIS 505/001

Software Systems

Phan

MW 4:30-6

Towne 100/Heilmeier

CIS 511/001

Theory of Computation

Kannan

TR 4:30-6

Moore 216

CIS 530/001 Computational Linguistics Nenkova MW noon-1:30 Bennett 401

CIS 540/001

Principles of Embedded Systems

Alur

TR noon-1:30

Towne 303

CIS 540/201 Principles of Embedded Systems Recitation Alur F11-noon

Hayden 358

CIS 550/401

Database & Information Systems

Naik

TR 1:30-3

Skircanich Auditorium
CIS 552/001 Advanced Programming Weirich TR noon-1:30

Towne 217

CIS 553/001

Networked Systems

Smith

MW 3-4:30

Meyerson B1

CIS 555/401

Internet & Web Systems
[core course for CIS/MSE students]

Haeberlen

MW 10:30-noon

Skircanich Auditorium
CIS 560/401 Interactive Computer Graphics Brown TR 3-4:30 Towne 305
CIS 561/401 Advanced Computer Graphics Badler MW 1:30-3

Towne 311

CIS 563/001

Physically Based Animation*

cancelled

CIS 568/001

Game Design Practicum

Lane

MW 3-4:30

Towne 309

CIS 568/002

Game Design Practicum

Lane

TR 1:30-3

Moore 212

CIS 580/001

Machine Perception

Shi

MW noon-1:30

Towne 313

CIS 597/TBD

Master's Student Thesis Research
click here for faculty section numbers

TBD

TBD

n/a

CIS 599/TBD

Master's Student Independent Study
click here for faculty section numbers

TBD

TBD

n/a

CIS 601/001 Advanced Topics in Computer Architecture Devietti T R 10:30-noon Towne 321

CIS 625/301

Computational Learning Theory

Kearns

M noon-3

Levine 307

CIS 660/301

Advanced Topics in Computer Graphics & Animation

Lane

MW 10:30-noon

Towne 309

CIS 677/001 Advanced Topics in Algorithms & Complexity Cancelled
CIS 700/001 Special Topic: Operating Systems Design & Implementation Loo MW noon-1:30

Towne 313

CIS 700/002

Special Topic: Security of Embedded Systems/CPSloT; course can be used toward fulfilling the CIS/PhD seminar requirement

Lee F 9-noon

Towne 307

CIS 700/003 Special Topic: Big Data Analytics Ives MW noon-1:30 Levine 101/Wu & Chen Auditorium
CIS 700/004

Special Topic: Topics in Machine Learning & Econometrics; course can be used toward fulfilling the CIS/PhD seminar requirement

Agarwal TR 1:30-3

Towne 319

CIS 700/005

Special Topic: Design & Implementation of Cloud Networks; course can be used toward fulfilling the CIS/PhD seminar requirement

Liu MW 1:30-3

DSL Conf Room

CIS 700/006 Special Topic: Procedural Graphics Badler, Malley, Hwang T 4:30-7:30 Towne 305
CIS 700/007 Special Topic: Deep Learning Methods for Automated Discourse Callison-Burch, Ungar, Sedoc TR 2-3:30 Levine 512
CIS 800/001 PhD Special Topic: Security Reading Group (.5 credit) Heninger, Smith W 11-1 DSL Conf Room

CIS 895/001 

Teaching Practicum Credit 

TBD

TBD

n/a

CIS 899/TBD

Doctoral Student Independent Study
click here for faculty section numbers

TBD

TBD

n/a

CIS 999/TBD

Doctoral Student Thesis/Dissertation Research 
click here for faculty section numbers

TBD

TBD

n/a

CIS 995/001 Dissertation TBD TBD n/a

CIT 594/001

Data Structures & Software Design

Sheth

MW noon-1:30

DRLB A2
CIT 594/201 Data Structures & Software Design Recitation Sheth F 3-4:30 DRLB A2

CIT 595/001

Computer Systems Programming

Murphy

TR 10:30-noon

Moore 216
CIT 595/201 Computer Systems Programming Recitation Murphy R 4:30-6 DRLB A5

CIT 596/001

Algorithms & Computation

Bhusnurmath

TR 1:30-3

DRLB A2
CIT 596/201 Algorithms & Computation Recitation Bhusnurmath F 11-12:30 Towne 313
CIT 596/202 Algorithms & Computation Recitation Bhusnurmath F 1-2:30 McNeil 286-7

The waitlist is closed.

CIS 535/401

Introduction to Bioinformatics; instructor permission required for enrollment

Voight

MW 10-11

Smillow 10-146

CIS 535/402

Introduction to Bioinformatics Lab

Voight

F 10-11

TBD

CIS 537/401 Biomedical Image Analysis
Cancelled

CIT 590/001

Programming Languages & Techniques
For non-MCIT students

McBurney

MW 1:30-3

Skircanich Auditorium
CIT 590/201 Programming Languages & Techniques Recitation McBurney F 10:30-noon Chemistry B13
CIT 590/202 Programming Languages & Techniques Recitation McBurney F 1:30-3 Moore 212
CIT 590/203 Programming Languages & Techniques Recitation McBurney F 3-4:30 Towne 316
Other Courses
EAS 590/001 Commercializing Technology
Cancelled
Once the registration 'hold' has been released (click here for info) you can register for classes, add/drop classes, check your enrollment, etc., by accessing Penn Portal.

Spring 2017 Academic calendar

January 11 Spring term classes begin
January 16 Martin Luther King Day (Observed; University closed)
JANUARY 30 ADD/DROP PERIOD ENDS - LAST DAY to DROP a class without financial penalty
March 4-12 Spring BREAK
April 27-28 Reading Days
May 1-9 Final Examinations
May 15 Commencement
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

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