Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Computer Science
Introduction to the systematic construction of a compiler: context-free and regular grammars, scanners, attribute grammars, parsing, syntax trees, runtime organization, symbol tables, internal representations, compile-time error handling, semantic analysis, storage allocation, code generation, linking, byte code, interpreters. Students will use compiler construction tools in a term project.
Prerequisite(s): CMPT 215 or CME 331.3; and CMPT 360.
Note: CMPT 340 recommended.
Upcoming class offerings
The syllabus is a public document that provides detail about a class, such as the schedule of activities, learning outcomes, and weighting of assignments and examinations.
Once an instructor has made their syllabus publicly available on USask’s Learning Management System, it will appear below. Please note that the examples provided below do not represent a complete set of current or previous syllabus material. Rather, they are presented solely for the purpose of indicating what may be required for a given class. Unless otherwise specifically stated on the content, the copyright for all materials in each course belongs to the instructor whose name is associated with that course. The syllabus is the intellectual property of instructors or the university.