COMPSCI 240 (Reasoning Under Uncertainty)

Instructors

Sunghoon (Ivan) Lee and Jie Xiong

Teaching Assistants

TBD

Class

MoWe 2:30PM - 3:45PM HasbAd 20

Discussions

  1. Section AA: Fr 01:25 PM - 02:15 PM AgEngin119

  2. Section AB: Fr 01:25 PM - 02:15 PM LederT 123

  3. Section AC: Fr 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM LederCA301

  4. Section AD: Fr 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM AgEngin119

Office Hour

Class Webpages

  1. This webpage https://people.cs.umass.edu/~silee/cs240/index.html

  2. Moodle Moodle is going to be the primary communication platform for this class.

Textbook

  1. Required: Introduction to Probability, 2nd Edition by Dimitri P. Bertsekas and John N. Tsitsiklis.

Grading Plan

  1. Final 30%

  2. Midterm 1 20%

  3. Midterm 2 20%

  4. Homeworks (total 4) 20%

  5. Quiz (total 10-11) 10%

Assignments

Assignments will be posted on Moodle on Mondays. They are due the following Monday. Four homeworks are to be submitted.

Homework are to be submitted by 4PM on the deadline at the CS Office Drop Box. Once graded Homework are returned, the students have exactly 1 week to let the instructor/TAs know about any grading dispute/concern. No change in grades will be recorded after one week of returning the homeworks. NO exceptions.

Midterm

Two in-class midterms.

Once graded Midterms are returned, the students have exactly 1 week to let the instructors/TAs know about any grading dispute/concern. No change in grades will be recorded after one week of returning the exams. NO exceptions.

Final

Date TBD

Schedule

Course notes will be posted on Moodle