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. 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.