COMP-202A: Introduction to Computing 1

School of Computer Science
McGill University
Fall 2007
Course Coordinator: Clark Verbrugge

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Class Announcements

Important course information is posted here, but WebCT is used for assignment submission and grading, as well as posting/answering questions. Please use WebCT for these purposes; for programming/assignment concerns you can also see the appropriate teaching assistant.

If you are having problems or issues outside of coursework you should contact the instructor of your section, or the course coordinator.


Course Information

Course Sections

Section 1

Section 2

Section 3


There are no pre-requisites for this course other than a basic CEGEP or high-level mathematics course.


Course Overview/Objectives

This course introduces students to computer programming, and is intended for those with little or no background in the subject. You also do not need to have any knowledge of computer science in general (except for knowing how to use e-mail, browse the Web, etc.).

Course Syllabus

A complete and very descriptive outline of the course is provided here.

TA Schedule

TA Information and Office Hour Schedule





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