DSC Cebu Programming Challenge: Code for a Cause

Cebu Institute of Technology - University
Sat, Mar 13, 2021, 9:00 AM (PST)

The DSC Cebu Programming Challenge: Code for a Cause is a one-day nationwide programming event where participants can apply their problem-solving skills in a series of programming challenges.

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About this event

Why should you join?

   • To showcase programming and problem-solving skills

   • To boost confidence in joining competitions.

Who can join?

   • The event is open to all college students who are currently enrolled in any university.

How to join?

   1. Make a team of three

   2. Sign up for a CodeChum account
          o Please use your actual first and last names, as well as a valid email. Failure to follow this will result in immediate disqualification.

   3. Join a class and answer practice activity
          o After creating an account, join the registration class with the following class code: threat-116
          o To be familiar with the environment, answer the practice activity and get a perfect score to be eligible to join the contest proper.

   4. (Optional) Answer Warm-up Activity
          o To prepare for the upcoming contest, they can also answer the warm-up activity which contains more problems to practice from.

   5. Register your team here.
          o One member of the team shall fill up the Google form.

   6. Don’t forget to RSVP in the Google platform!
          o They may choose from the two links if they do not belong to any of the two chapters:

                    DSC San Carlos

                    DSC CIT-U

Competition Mechanics

   • Each team shall be assigned a Discord voice channel with a facilitator. All members must be in their respective channels 5 minutes before the start of competition.

   • Each member will answer the same set of problems within a 2 hour time period.

   • Each member may choose to code in either C, C#, C++, Java, Python, or JavaScript.

   • Each problem has its corresponding points. The 10 teams with most accumulated points will advance to the finals. Tiebreakers will be settled based on time of completion.


Saturday, Mar 13
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM (PST)