MET CS 472 Computer Architecture

Prerequisite: MET CS 231 or MET CS 232. Or instructor’s consent.
Syllabus: CS472_EX_B1_Fall 2015, CS472_D1_Fall 2015

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.