Foundations of Programming (in Java)
Principal lecturer: Dr Frank King
Taken by: Part II (General), Diploma
Past exam questions
Prospective Part II (General) students take this course in the last
two weeks of July (17-28 July in 2006). 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 2006 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.
Here are the course handouts.
There is an informal Java and Unix tick list in Postscript or PDF
The Part II (General) Assessed Exercise (Tick 1) is available in PostScript or PDF