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FIRST PART of the COURSE - GUIDELINES

  • Too much freedom = too hard to do and too hard to help.
  • Combination of guided development with some choice.
  • Challenge computationally stronger students with with bonus questions - e.g. translate first homework thats in FORTRAN to another language. Example (Liora Eisenstat, class 2016-7) translated to python.
  • As well as c/c++/FORTRAN, there is at least one homework in MATHEMATICA (or MAPLE) and MATLAB or python allowed in later parts.
  • Non-negotiable - LINUX and html.
  • LINUX computers or help with cygwin or Goglobal or mobyxterm on student's laptops provided.
  • Visualization, visualization, visualization of one or more types.

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