CS 213: Introduction to Computer Systems, Fall, 2022
|Instructors:||Peter Dinda |
Matthew von Allmen
|Peer Mentors: ||
Elena Fabian |
|Lecture:||Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:00-3:20pm, Annenberg G15|
|Optional Discussion: ||Mondays, 12pm|
Office hours and locations are available on the shared calendar announced in Piazza, Canvas, and email.
CS 213 is a required core course in the Computer Science
curriculum in both McCormick and Weinberg. It is also a required
course for CS minors in both schools. 213 can also be taken for
credit within the Computer
This version of CS 213 has an increased focus on (a) low-level hardware aspects, (b) C programming, (c) the Unix system call interface, and (d) threading/parallelism (including a lab). It will be of particular value in preparing for CS 343 (Operating Systems) and similar courses.
There are currently 87 students enrolled.
We will use Canvas to report grades, and to make access to any Zoom sessions or
recordings more straightforward, but for nothing else. For
critical announcements, we will send email to the addresses that
For discussions, we will use Piazza. Directing your questions to Piazza will likely produce the
fastest response, and everyone else in the class will also benefit.
Piazza is configured to allow anonymous posting.
Accounts, Remote Access, Getting Started with Unix
We will make solution sets for these homeworks available. Homeworks are important preparation for exams.
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