CS484 Parallel Computing - Spring 2020

Class Meeting: TuTh 11:00 am -- 12:15 pm, SC 1109


Instructor: Lawrence Rauchwerger
office: 4114 Siebel Center
office hours: Tu, Th after class (~1pm - 2pm) and by appointment
email: rwerger@illinois.edu
url: https://cs.illinois.edu/directory/profile/rwerger
office phone: (217) 244-0968

Course homepage: courses.grainger.illinois.edu/cs484/sp2020

Course News Group: Piazza

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Midterm March 24th, 11am in class






Grading Policies 


Late Work Policy: Late work will not be accepted unless an exception is specifically mentioned in the assignment.

Collaboration: No collaboration is allowed on homework assignments or machine problems. General topics relating to the course may be discussed, but you should not work together on homework or machine problems.



Tentative Grade Weighting

Your final grade will be based on a weighted sum of scores on homework, programming assignments, quizzes, exams, and (for grad students) projects throughout the semester. Weights will be determined at a later date.

Homework 16%
Machine Problems 23%
Midterm Exam


Final Exam 25%
Quiz   6%
Project (Grad students) 15%