Weekly Log
AE 210


The intent of this assignment is twofold. First it is an opportunity for you to record what you've done in the course, with emphasis on what you've liked and what is unclear. Second, it is an opportunity to discuss the course with your peers and the professor - remembering that everyone can see what you write.

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You are to put an entry each week on your own page of the AE-210 Wiki for that week on the course events for the last week. That entry is to contain short (approximately one paragraph in most cases) on the following topics:

Note that you will need to provide the following password to edit your Log Page

PBWiki Password to edit pages - AE4all - Use your own name and Email

Topic to Discuss


What happened in AE-210 during the week
Your brief description of events in class and outside
Most interesting aspect of the class lectures & lab
Your comment on each lecture and lab of what you found most intriguing or surprising
What’s Still Unclear

Your comment about what aspect of the week's work is still unclear to you - either the explanation or why we did it.

You are welcome to comment on and explain things that other students found unclear in their Log entries.

Note that Prof. Mitchell will address to clarify items raised here either in the Wiki or in class or via EMail.

Time Spent on AE-210
Your estimate of total time spent during the prior week on AE-210 - in hours, including time both inside class and outside.

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Each individual is to work alone on this project. You are welcome to discuss other people's submissions in the Wiki.

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The following will be be used to assess your success in meeting the project's requirements. Note that each project will be "weighted" as shown on the grading to determine the overall term grade.

General advice - BE SPECIFIC, you'll only get an average grade if you give generalities without specific numbers, details, examples to back up your generality.


Excellent Work Average Work Possible Points
Submitted On Time   The Log entry is submitted on the Wiki by one hour before class Monday for the prior week (Tuesday if there's a holiday).

Time Record


Actual hour estimate for all time spent in class and outside related to the course.


Activities Comments

Average work+

Detailed comments; constructive suggestions; meaningful quantitative analysis; other indications of careful thought

Each comment area is addressed in a meaningful manner. with at least two



    5 Points per week

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Updated: 4/3/06