CS 411 - Analysis of Algorithms
Fall 2010 Syllabus

Instructor: Prof. J Genetti
Office Hours: 208B Chapman MWF 1-2, TR 10:30-11:30 or by appointment
Phone/Email: 474-5737 / jdgenetti @ alaska . edu
Class Time/Location: MWF 2:15-3:15 Chapman 106
Class web page: http://www.cs.uaf.edu/2010/fall/cs411
Prerequisites: CS 311 and MATH 307
Department policies: http://www.cs.uaf.edu/cs/Policies.html
Required Textbook: The Design & Analysis of Algorithms (2nd edition) by Levitin

Expected Outcomes

Exams:
There will be a closed-book in-class mid-term exam Friday October 22 and an open-book in-class final exam on Friday December 17 from 3:15-5:15pm. The mid-term is worth 30% and the final exam is worth 40% of your final grade.

Homework:
Homework will be assigned on Fridays and due the following Friday by 5pm. Late homework will only be accepted until the start of class on Monday at a penalty of 25%. The best 9 of 10 scores will make up 30% of your final grade.

Grading Policy:
Final grades will be assigned based on the following percentage intervals: A+ [95%,100%], A [90%,95%), A- [85%,90%), B+ [80%,85%), B [75%,80%), B- [70%,75%), C+ [65%,70%), C [60%,65%), C- [55%,60%), D+ [50%,55%), D [45%,50%), D- [40%,45%), F [0%,40%).