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COMP 273 Introduction to Computer Systems COMP 273 Introduction to Computer Systems Prof. Joseph Vybihal
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2 COMP 273 Introduction to Computer Systems Course Syllabus Where to find the syllabus: Web CT → Comp273 → Course Info → Syllabus Prof Joseph Vybihal, ENGMC 323 Hours: 14:40-15:40 Tue in Trottier 3 rd floor labs 12:30-13:30 Fri in my office Email and discussion boards via Web CT Email: [email protected] Class participation / Change of classroom. ..
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3 COMP 273 Introduction to Computer Systems Course Syllabus Organization: 4 assignments → 20% of grade Mini Project → 15% of grade Midterm → 15% of grade Final exam → 50% Prerequisites: COMP 206 Textbooks: The Soul Of A New Machine Computer Organization and Design
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4 COMP 273 Introduction to Computer Systems Oct 8
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5 COMP 273 Introduction to Computer Systems What is this course about? Have you ever wondered about. .. How the computer does what it does? What an instruction really is? How to control machines? How to write fast code? What Big Oh really means? We will build a computer from the ground up and learn how to manipulate it from its most intimate level.
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6 COMP 273 Introduction to Computer Systems What is this course about? OS Networks Robots Devices Computers Assembler, Circuits and CPUs Programming Systems Programming Circuit Building COMP273 X-Domain
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7 COMP 273 Introduction to Computer Systems What is this course about? Circuits Machine Interfaces Assembler (maybe some C ~ what PCs do you have access to at home? ) Demystification of how the computer functions. Some of you will like learning about the low-level parts of the computer while others of you will not. Assembler assignments are long, very long – plan well!
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