CS 142: Introduction to Computer Science II
Course Syllabus -- Spring 1998

Professor: A. Maciel
Office: 372 Science Center
Phone: 268-2385
E-mail: alexis@sun.mcs.clarkson.edu)

Office hours: Monday and Wednesday 2:00-3:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 2:00-3:00 p.m. and by appointment.

Required Text: Data Abstraction and Problem Solving with C++: Walls and Mirrors, by Carrano, Helman, Veroff, 2nd ed., Addison-Wesley, 1998.

Brief Description: This course is an introduction to data abstraction, data structures, algorithms, analysis of algorithms and the basic concepts of object-oriented programming. Programming will be done in C++.


  • Homework assignments 25%
  • Two tests 35%
  • Final Exam 40%
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: February 25 and April 8.
Last modified: 21 January 1998