Introduction to computers and programming

9/9/98


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Table of Contents

Introduction to computers and programming

Course information

Important dates

Final exam

Incomplete

General department tips

Knowledge sharing & cheating

General CS related questions

Asking questions

Questioning

Questioning

Occam’s razor

Lecture 1

What is computer?

What is computer?

What is programming?

What is programming?

Language issues

Binary encoding

Higher level languages

Looking for interpreter

Compiler

Computer as a ‘Black box’

One more thing - memory

What is algorithm?

What is algorithm?

Top-down vs. bottom-up

Author: Alex Iskold

Email: iskold@cs.nyu.edu

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