Version created by Viktoria Fodor 2015-03-03 10:15
Course material & Preparation
You need the followings to start the course. You can prepare and get a smooth start.
- Course book:
Nisan and Schocken, "The Elements of Computing Systems: Building a Modern Computer from First Principles" , MIT Press. The first chapters are available in full text here. The entire book is available through http://www.kth.se/kthb.
It is possible to order the book at the larger Swedish online bookshops.
You can download the software tools from: http://www.nand2tetris.org/software.php. During the course you will use all the tools listed on the nand2tetris webpage.
Some projects will be done in C and/or Python. You need compilers for those. You can find compilers at https://intra.kth.se/en/it/mjukvara/progdist
- Project work:
Students will be divided into 4 seminar groups. Within a seminar group, you will solve and submit the projects individually.