Fall 2021 Course Descriptions
CS 202-01 How Systems Work
MWF 10:30-11:45, Tisch Library 310
Graduate version of COMP13. How computing systems work: bits, bytes, the representation of information, the CPU, assembly language, programming languages. Networking: including peering, packets, and the Internet. Algorithms and the fundamental limitations of computing. Prerequisites: Graduate standing in a discipline other than Computer Science, Data Science, Bioinformatics, Cognitive Science, or Human-Robot Interaction.
Prerequisite: Recommendation: COMP 10 or COMP 11.