308-250A Autumn 1999 Course
99.11.30 Information on final exam
A bug has been found in the Hull.java code for assignment 6! You can read
the details on the newsgroup. The fix is simple, and the code on the assignments
page has been updated, but make sure the version you have is correct. Sorry
about that, folks.
Two handouts are available: Solutions
Pack (for exercises in text) at COPI-EUS only, and
Convex Hull handout (online: text,
Prof Avis' office hours are now Tues and Thurs
11-12 in McConnell 308.
The due date for Assignment 3 has been extended
to Monday October 25 at 13:00.
The assignment box will be emptied at that time.
Please note you will need JDK 1.2 or 1.2.1 for
Due to the crash of the web server on Thursday
night, assignment 2 is now due by
5pm Saturday October 9.
Midterm information available at ftp://mutt.cs.mcgill.ca/pub/courses/250/midterm.html
Please your program for question 2 on the second
assignment on the test data found on the assignment page
Big O notation handout available (in postscript)
or at COPI-EUS.
Assignment 2 is available at
Assignment 1 is located at ftp://mutt.cs.mcgill.ca/pub/courses/250/ass1.html
The midterm exam will be held Friday
October 15, 1:30-2:25
locations to be given later.
Course will be given in Leacock
26 beginning Friday
September 10, at 1:30.
99.9.7 Course Prerequisites
According to the Calendar, the prerequisite is
"familiarity with a high level programming language" which could be java,
C/C++ or a good course in Pascal. I will assume your programming level
is the same as those who took 308-202, in the language that you studied.
You may take 202 as a corequisite if you meet this requirement. If you
do not have a good programming background, take 202 before