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Unformatted text preview: Mehran Sahami Handout #1 CS 106A September 21, 2009 CS 106A — General Information Based on a handout by Eric Roberts Professor: Mehran Sahami E-mail: [email protected] Office: Gates 180 Phone: 723-6059 Office hours: Tuesday 11:00 A. M. –12:00 N OON and Thursday 2:00 P. M. –4:00 P.M. Head TA: Sarah Spikes E-mail: [email protected] Office: Gates 160 Office hours: Monday and Wednesday, 1:00 P.M. –3:00 P.M. Class web page The web page for CS 106A is located at http://www.stanford.edu/class/cs106a/ . You can also reach that webpage via the simpler URL: http://cs106a.stanford.edu/ . You should regularly check the class web site for announcements and other information, including the most up-to-the-date information on assignments and errata. The class web page will also have links to other class materials including electronic copies of class handouts and assignment files. Discussion sections In addition to lecture, you must also sign up for a weekly 50-minute section. In order to take CS 106A, you must sign up for a section between 5:00P. M . Thursday, September 24th and 5:00 P . M . Sunday, September 27th. The signup form will be available on the web at the URL http://cs198.stanford.edu/section/ . After a matching process, your section assignments will be e-mailed out to you by Tuesday, September 29th. Sections begin the second week of classes (i.e., next week). Special note on discussion sections for SCPD students If you are an SCPD student, you are automatically enrolled in the SCPD discussion section, which you may watch on-line or attend live on campus. Contact SCPD to determine the time (and on-campus location) for the meetings of the SCPD section. Section leaders and course helpers CS106A provides extensive assistance for students. Section Leaders and Course Helpers are available from Sunday through Thursday evenings each week in Tresidder LaIR to help with assignments. Check the web site http://cs198.stanford.edu/ and click on the "Helper Schedule" link for the latest schedule of LaIR Helper Hours. Units If you are an undergraduate, you are required to take CS 106A for 5 units of credit. If you are a graduate student, you may enroll in CS 106A for 3 units if it is necessary for you to reduce your units for administrative reasons. Taking the course for reduced units does not imply any change in the course requirements. –...
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