Your performance in this course will be measured in the following four ways:

Class participation (10%)
Students should have finished the reading materials before coming to class and be prepared to participate in class discussions.

Homework assignments (35%)
There will be 5-7 homework assignments. Unless otherwise stated, all assignments are due before Monday's class. Honor code (see the Policies page) should be included in all the assignments you submit.

Course project (25%)
See the course project page for details.

Exams (30%)