HONORS 396C: Autumn 2010 course information

Check here for homework assignments, course notes, and other hopefully useful stuff.

Tentative lecture schedule

The topics we will cover are tentatively scheduled, though we may slip or add or substitute other topics.

Instructor office hours

The Instructor, Ira Kalet, is available without prior appointment on Mondays, between 2 and 4 PM, at his office at UW Medical Center. For other times, make an appointment (email works best for making appointments)

Recommended course texts

Computing resources

Getting Started [pdf]

Lecture slides and notes

Slides on Lisp are on the Common Lisp information page, accessible from the main course page.

Reading assignments

Reading assignments should be completed by the indicated class date, in order to be prepared for class. Some of the readings are available through the UW Electronic Course Reserves (Eres) system, at the HONORS 396C page. The initials "PBI" refer to the course text, "Principles of Biomedical Informatics"


Homework assignments are listed here. Unless otherwise noted, homework is due by the beginning of class on the due date.


It is never too early to begin working on the term project.