CS 142 Introduction to Computer Science II
Course Syllabus -- Fall 1997

Instructor: A. Maciel
Office: SC372
Phone: x2385
E-mail: alexis@sun.mcs.clarkson.edu

Office Hours: Monday to Friday 2:00-3:00 p.m. and by Appointment.

Objectives: The study of data abstraction and data structures, basic algorithmic techniques, basic concepts of object-oriented programming and the programming language C++.

Required Text: Frank M. Carrano, Data Abstraction and Problem Solving with C++: Walls and Mirrors, Addison-Wesley, 1995.


  • Homework assignments 30%
  • Two tests 30%
  • Final exam 40%
Homework: Assignments will include both written and programming exercises. The assignment policy for the course will be stated on the first assignment. Tentative dates for the tests: October 15 and November 14.