Introduction to Computer Systems

Comp 264-002, Spring 2019

MWF, 11:30-12:20, now in Cuneo 218 (was in Mundelein 606)

Text: Computer Systems: A Programmer's Perspective, by Randal Bryant and David O'Hallaron, Pearson, 3rd Edition, 2015. ISBN 978-0-13-409266-9.

There will be a midterm and a final exam. The midterm is Friday, March 15. Study guides for each will be available on Sakai.

There will be regular programming assignments and labs. The programming will be worth about 30-35% of your grade, with the midterm and final making up 65-70%. The final will be worth a little more than the midterm.

In Comp 264 we will study the following:



Weekly Notes

Week 1, Jan 14
Week 2, Jan 23
Week 3, Jan 28
Week 4, Feb 4
Week 5, Feb 11
Week 6, Feb 18
Week 7, Feb 25
March 4: Spring Break
Week 8, March 11 Week 9, March 18
Week 10, March 25 Week 11, April 1
Week 12, April 8 Week 13, April 15 (no class 4/19)
Week 14, April 24 (no class 4/22) Final exam: Mon, Apr 29, 1:00-3:00

Topic notes

Intro to C programming

Labs















My general course groundrules are here.