Advanced USACO Bronze course.
Classes meet online every Saturday from 11:15 am to 1 pm for 12 weeks. Online meetings start on Sep 15 and end on Dec 8 for the Fall 2018 semester (Dec 15 is the makeup date).
Mr. Kurt O'Hearn
Focuses on the challenging exercises and USACO Bronze problem sets in the summer camp curriculum. Suitable for all Absolute Academy Summer Camp students who have participated at the USACO Bronze course in the summer camp.
This course covers the following topics:
- Nested loops
- String processing
Classes start with a brief review of each week's topic, and include a problem-based discussion of the topic under the moderation of the instructor. During the week that follows, students are expected to complete the corresponding problems on the LMS system. Expected student commitment is about 4 hours/week (for online lectures & homework assignments). Instructor and peer help will also be available (through email & discussion forums).
Expected student background:
Suitable for students who have participated at USACO Bronze course during the Absolute Academy 2018 Summer Camp. Might also be suitable for students with prior programming and algorithmic problem solving experience. Please refer to the USACO Bronze course page for further details.