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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CISC 320 - Introduction to Algorithms (3cr.)

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
Design and analysis of algorithms: worst/average case analysis, proofs for correctness and performance of algorithms. Algorithmic strategies (divide and conquer, greedy methods, dynamic programming, etc.). Algorithms for searching, forming and traversal of strings, trees and graphs. Categorization of computational problems: classes P and NP. NP completeness.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
PREREQ: MATH 210  and a minimum grade of C- in CISC 220 .
Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring
General Education Objectives:
Analyze Arguments and Information Engage in Constructive Ideation Communicate Effectively in Writing Reason QuantitativelyReason Computationally