Computer Architecture

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Course No: 91.305; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Examines the basic functional components of a computer system including the CPU, memory systems, and I/O systems. Each of these three areas will be developed in detail with a focus on the system design and component integration. Topics will include CPU control and ALU operation, computer timing, data address and I/O bus activity, addressing model, programmed and DMA I/O, and instruction sets and micro code.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: 91.250 or equivalent; requires Graduate C.S. Coordinator permission
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

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