YCP Logo Assignment 1: Project Proposal

Due: Thursday, Jan 27th by 11:59 PM

This is a Team assignment.

Your Task

Your task is to write an initial short proposal describing the work you will undertake this semester.

The proposal should contain the following information:

  • Who your team members are
  • Whether you are continuing an existing project or starting a new project. [If you plan to start a new project, you need to talk to us first.]
  • What new functionality you will implement this semester.
  • In general (high level) terms, what kinds of changes to your system design and implementation will be necessary to add the new functionality.

Your report should not be longer than 2 pages.

Grading Criteria

Your proposal will be graded as follows:

  • Clarity of description of planned features: 40%
  • Clarity of description of planned design/implementation work: 20%
  • Appropriateness of scope of work: 10%
  • General writing quality: 30%


Upload a PDF file to the assignment submission server as assign1.

Note: make sure your submission is a PDF file! Do not submit a Word or OpenOffice file!

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Please check the file you uploaded to make sure it is what you intended to submit. We may assign a grade of 0 for incorrectly submitted work.