MET CS 472 Computer Architecture

Prerequisite: MET CS 231 or MET CS 232. Or instructor’s consent.
Delivery: Boston – Charles River Campus
Program: BS CS, MS CS prerequisite
Syllabus: CS472_C1_Spring 2017

Computer organization with emphasis on processors, memory, and input/output. Includes pipelining, ALUs, caches, virtual memory, parallelism, measuring performance, and basic operating systems concepts.  Discussion of assembly language instruction sets and programming as well as internal representation of instructions. 4 credits.