15-211: Fundamental Data Structures and Algorithms

Course Description:

CS 15-211 (12 units). Fundamental programming concepts are presented together with supporting theoretical foundations and practical applications. This course emphasizes the practical application of techniques for writing and analyzing programs: data abstraction, program verification, and performance analysis. These techniques are applied in the design and analysis of fundamental algorithms and data structures. The course is currently taught in Java.

Prerequisite: (15111 or 15200) and 21127

Course Objectives:

The goals for this course are to gain a solid understanding of the following topics: