Deliverables, milestones, and exercises

Deadlines are subject to change based on our progress through the course.

General information

The weekly schedule refers to deliverables, milestones, and exercises.

Deliverables are due on Friday at 23:59:59 of the week indicated on the schedule. The only exceptions is the peephole contest, which is due on Monday of week 12 at 23:59:59.

Unless otherwise indicated, we will be using Subversion to hand everything in. You will receive instructions once groups are formed. We will not accept any work submitted on paper or sent by email unless explicitly stated in the assignment.

Please follow the directions given on the web page for each set of exercises, milestone, or deliverable.


A deliverable is a complete assignment that you are required to submit for grading. The WIG deliverables that are due in weeks 3,4 and weeks 6-9 are, in combination, worth 30% of your final grade. The JOOS deliverables are worth 25% of your final grade.

The final WIG compiler and report submitted in Week 13 will be worth another 20% of your final grade (both in combination):


We will also give out exercises every week. These exercises are voluntary and are meant to give you an opportunity to prepare for the midterm and final exam. You will not be required to hand in those exercises and we will not grade them, however if you follow the exercises every week you should feel little to no need for additional preparation for the exams. We will often discuss the exercises in class.

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