Foundations of Programming (Diploma)
Principal lecturer: Dr Frank King
Long Vacation Programming Course (Part II(General))
Taken by: Diploma, Part II (General)
Syllabus (Diploma course)
Syllabus (Part II(General) course)
Past exam questions
Prospective Part II (General) students take this course in the last
two weeks of July (18-29 July in 2005). The course is mandatory, and
satisfactory performance is a condition of acceptance on the Part II
(General) course from October.
Diploma students take this course at the beginning of the
Michaelmas Term, but any prospective Diploma students who would like to
attend the July run of the course are welcome to do so.>
Other students and staff of Cambridge University may attend the
July run of this course, but must book a place, sending an e-mail to
chn2 @ cam . ac . uk between 1 May 2005 and the start of the
There is a provisional timetable.
The problems are available in PostScript
and PDF format.
Unix and X on the PWF in PostScript or PDF.
Some additional hints on using PWF linux.
Click here for the course handouts.