Lab/Assignment Ideas

Based on the latest edition by Jones and Bartlett:
"An Introduction To Programming With Java Applets" 3rd Edition by Elizabeth Sugar Boese
ISBN: 978-0-7637-5460-0

ChapterLabsAssignments
Chapter 1
      - First applet
First Program Who Are You

Who Are You (Colors)

Chapter 2
      - Drawings

Bar Graph

Image Manipulation
Castle
Spaceship
Car

Student Cars
Buildings

Student Buildings
Chapter 3
      - Variables
      - Methods
Re-do Chapter 2 homework with methods (or make Chapter 2 homework require methods).
Chapter 4
      - Swing Components
JLabel Custom Transparent Buttons
Chapter 5
      - GUI Design
Party Invite Library

Favorites

Movies

Design
      - Design
Project     Phase 1: Design
Chapter 6
      - Data Types
      and Operators
 
Chapter 7
      - Conditionals
  Custom Logos
Chapter 8
      - Events
Simon Says Hangman

Can You Read My Mind?

Sarcastic

Chapter 9
      - Loops
Weather  
Chapter 10
      - Classes
  Personal page w/ own logo
Custom logo based on day of month
Chapter 11
      - Swing Components II
Singing Horses
Tic Tac Toe
Game
Chapter 12
      - Arrays and JTable
Slideshow Collage
with photos
Chapter 13
      - Threads
      - Timers
Mosaic with colors

Mosaic with photos

Chapter 14
      - Inheritance
Chapter 15
      - Game Programming
Chapter 16
      - Internet Applications
Appendix
      - Debugging
& Problem Solving
   
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Project
3 Phases: Design, GUI, Final


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