INFORMATICS 2C - Introduction to Computer Systems (Autumn 2015)

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Schedule: Table of scheduled course activities, including lecture notes, slides, coursework, tutorials and labs.

Video recordings of lectures (Autumn 2014). Status of recordings for this semester TBC.

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Lectures: Tue and Fri 15:10-16:00, in David Hume Tower, Lecture Hall C (map). The first lecture is Tuesday 22nd September.

Tutorials: Each student is allocated to a tutorial group which meets in Weeks 3,5,7 and 9. Students should prepare for tutorials by going over the questions on Tutorial Question Sheets linked to from the Schedule page. Students are also encouraged to email their tutors before each tutorial with any issues they would like to have discussed.

Lab Sessions: During scheduled lab sessions, one or more demonstrators will be available to answer questions on labs and coursework. During quiet times, also feel free to ask demonstrators for help on other aspects of the course (e.g lectures, past exam questions).
The regular lab sessions run from Week 3 (5 Oct) to Thursday Week 11 (27 Nov). In addition, extra sessions are scheduled in the run up to coursework submissions. These will run for two weeks starting Oct 13 (for cw 1) and Nov 10 (for cw 2). The times of these lab sessions are: Assessment: Two courseworks each worth 20% of the final grade and exam worth 60%.
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