The final exam will be in Braun Auditorium in Mudd Chemistry on Thursday, March 21 from 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm, according to the university schedule

Midterm details

Assignment policies are published: collaboration policy, late policy, and instructions for late hand-in of assignments.

The midterm exam will be held in class on Tuesday February 12 (11-12:15 in Gates B01). The exam will be open book and open notes. Calculators may be helpful
The class mailing-list for announcements will be Every student is required to subscribe to the mailing-list. To subscribe to the mailing-list send an email to with empty subject and body: subscribe cs245. You can now subscribe to the list. Notice that if you subscribed to the list before 2pm Tuesday Jan 8th, you need to do it again.
The staff email address for questions is All questions should be sent to this address.
The class newsgroup is su.class.cs245. TAs are not required to check the newsgroup. The newsgroup is used for discussion among students.
The handout-bin for the class  is on the 4th floor of the Gates building.
There is an errata list for the course textbook available on-line at: The list contains many typos.
There will be one Assignment each week.
Final Exam : TBA