CS4991 - Competitive Programming
Fall 2017 Syllabus
Course for students majoring in Computer Science. This course is to prepare students for programming competitions by practicing challenging programing problems.
Course fee: $25, used to assist in maintaining CIT infrastructure.
- CS4991 Thursday @ 7:30 - 8:20 pm – Final exam none
Instructor: Dr Bob Nielson
nielson at dixie dot edu
Phone: 435-652-7978 (note: email preferred)
Office: Burns 238
At the end of the course, students will be able to:
- effectively compete in programming competitions
You may use the computers in the Smith Computer Center. There will also be These computers require a valid CIT username and password. If you do not already have a CIT login, visit https://pref11.cs.dixie.edu/facilities/passwd.php to create one, or ask a lab assistant to help you sign up for one.
This course has an accompanying website. You are responsible for announcements, the schedule, and other resources posted on the website. The course website is accessible at http://cit.cs.dixie.edu/it/4300/. Grading and assignments are managed at https://canvas.dixie.edu.
Assignments and Exams
Grading for this class is based entirely on attendance. You are required to attend the two programming practice sessions and one guest lecture classes each month. Each unexcused absense will reduce your grade.
There is NO homework for this class.
Additional college policies, calendars, and statements are available online at http://academics.dixie.edu/syllabus/.
Last Updated 08/07/2017