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C604 - USACO Bronze - Sat

G7-G10, Burlington

​Class Description

C604 - USACO Bronze

Dates: 09/2024 - 01/2025
Time: Saturday, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Burlington Classroom
Grades: 7-10

Prerequisite:
C602

Course Description:

The USACO Bronze division is an entry-level competitive programming division designed for pre-college students who are new to algorithmic problem-solving. In this course, you’ll learn fundamental concepts, improve your coding skills, and tackle a variety of interesting problems. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to solidify your understanding, this division is a great starting point.

Key Topics Covered

• Basic Algorithms: Dive into essential algorithms such as sorting, searching, and basic data structures (arrays, lists, etc.).
• Greedy Algorithms: Learn how to make optimal choices at each step to maximize overall gain.
• Simulation Problems: Practice modeling real-world scenarios using code.
• Graph Theory: Explore graph algorithms like breadth-first search (BFS) and depth-first search (DFS).
• Dynamic Programming: Understand the concept of memoization and solve problems efficiently.
• Mathematics: Brush up on number theory, modular arithmetic, and combinatorics.

Course Structure

• Lectures: Engage in interactive lectures covering theory, examples, and problem-solving techniques.
• Practice Sessions: Work on a wide range of problems to reinforce your understanding.
• Contests: Participate in mock contests to simulate the actual USACO experience.

Goals

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:
• Solve Bronze-level USACO problems confidently.
• Understand common algorithms and their applications.
• Approach new problems systematically.

Start Date
End Date
Price ($)
Sep 14 2024
Jan 11 2025
900

​Classroom Location

87 Terrace Hall Avenue, Burlington, MA, USA

Upcoming Sessions

Sat Sep 14 2024
20:00 90min
Sat Sep 21 2024
20:00 90min
Sat Sep 28 2024
20:00 90min
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Cancellation Policy

Refund Policy

Full refund 7 days before the class starts
Pro-rated refund after the class starts
No refund after the 3rd lesson.

Switch time/class may be available after the class starts. Please contact us.

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https://www.vincisteamedu.com/rules

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