Problem sets: There will be six problem sets. Please note the following:
In-class surprise quizzes: There will be several in-class surprise quizzes. Please note the following:
Exams: There will be three exams in the course. Please note the following:
Course evaluations (5%): If you fill out the course evaluations, you get the entire 5% marks.
Overall grade: Your overall grade will be the maximum of the following two grades:
As with all other classes at Cornell, you are expected to maintain a high level of ethical standards and integrity in this course. This means that all work you submit must be the result of your own individual effort. Any violations of the academic integrity code will be penalized according to the Cornell Academic Integrity Policy, and may result in failure in the course, suspension, or expulsion from the university.
Here is a simple tip to avoid any problems: do NOT cheat. You know it when you are cheating! It so happens that when you are cheating, we know it too!