Department of Computer Science
 Rutgers University

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Organisation: CS course number: 01:198:206, Sections 01, 02, HN.

Instructor: Alexander Schliep, Hill 264, x1166, Please start your subject field with CS206-F11 to avoid my spam filter.
TA (Section 01): Chathra Hendahewa
TA (Section 02): Pavel Mahmud

Days, Times and Rooms:

Note: there will be no recitation the first week

Office Hours:

Prerequisites: 01:198:205 or 14:332:202; 01:640:152. Please note that courses for which a student has received a grade of D cannot be used to satisfy prerequisite requirements.

Description: Provides the background in combinatorics and probability theory required in design and analysis of algorithms, in system analysis, and in other areas of computer science.

Expected work: Weekly assignments, 1 or 2 tests, Final Exam

Textbook: Sheldon Ross: A first course in Probability (Prentice Hall, 9th edition). Earlier editions are quite similar.

Rules for Midterm and Final:

Academic Integrity:

The rules and regulations about academic integrity as outlined on apply. Please familiarize yourself with them.

Student Absence Reporting:

Students are expected to attend all classes; if you expect to miss one or two classes, please use the University absence reporting website to indicate the date and reason for your absence. An email is automatically sent to me.

Course Website: Further information about the course and course materials will be published for course participants on the Sakai website.