CS 136: Elementary Algorithm Design and Data Abstraction, Spring 2021


This is the homepage for CS 136 (Spring 2021).

This course builds on the techniques and patterns learned in CS 135 while making the transition to use of an imperative language. It introduces the design and analysis of algorithms, the management of information, and the programming mechanisms and methodologies required in implementations.

Topics discussed include iterative and recursive sorting algorithms; lists, stacks, queues, trees, and their application; abstract data types and their implementations.

You can find the handbook description of the course here.

Major Announcements

All announcements will be made through piazza.

Week-One Guide

Here is a checklist of things you should do in the first week of CS 136:

Weekly Guide

With the exceptions of midterm week and Holiday-weeks, each week in CS 136 will follow a similar structure. Make sure that you do not miss any due dates:

Throughout the week there will be:

Last modified on Monday, 10 May 2021, at 07:40 hours.