I Want an A - Now What?


John's Guide to Success in Comp. Sci. Classes

General Requirements


Getting good marks (without going insane) on assignments

This isn't as hard as it sounds. In fact, it involves most of the material you learn (but too often ignore) in first year computer science. In fact, if you are having major debugging problems, its probably because you're ignoring one (or most!) of the following points, and I will point that out when you come and see me with your program, so be prepared!

Tips for Tests and Exams (again, not just mine!)