There will be approximately 6 homework assignments. They will be a combination of problem sets
and critiques. Unless otherwise stated, all
must be typewritten --- we will be using an electronic submission
and grading system.
All assignments are due at the beginning of class on the due date.
Assignments turned in late will drop 10% for each period of 24 hours
for which the assignment is late. In addition, no assignments will
be accepted after the solutions have been made available.
The course has two prelims and one final exam.
The prelims are in-class examinations; the final will be given
on the day and time slot scheduled by the university --- Tuesday,
December 14, 12-2:30.
In-class prelim I: Monday, Oct 4
In-class prelim II: Monday, Nov 22
- Assignments: 50%. All assignments equally weighted.
- Prelim 1: 10%.
- Prelim 2: 10%.
- Final: 25%.
- Participation: 5%.
Project (for CS473 students only)
The main assignment for CS473 is a course project. Students will
work in groups to design, build, and evaluate an
intelligent system of their choice. Throughout the semester, project
status reports and partial programs will be required. Project
information and tentative due dates are available from the Materials page.
- Preliminary project proposal: 0%.
- Project proposal: 10%.
- Status report 1: 10%.
- Status report 2: 10%.
- Final report (40%), code (20%), and demo (10%): 70%.