If you wish to get a C compiler for use at home
Dev-C++ is a good
C and C++ compiler which is free if you use windows. If you use
Linux then gcc is highly recommended. This standard library reference is useful.
All lecture notes and practical sheets are provided in Microsoft Word
format. Slides are in powerpoint format.
Coursework answers are OFFLINE until the work has been
The course was been rewritten in 2003 to work with windows 2000 and
Microsoft Visual C++.
The previous course material using unix
is still available as are
2003 course notes and 2004 course notes.
Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way. This happens to us all the time with computers, and
nobody thinks of complaining.
Jeff Raskin, interviewed in Doctor Dobb's Journal
For information about the course please send mail to :