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CS4250 - Computer Architecture

Credits: 3

Fundamental concepts of computer design using a quantitative, performance-oriented approach. Topics include: measurement of performance instruction sets design; hardwired and micro-coded processor design; pipelining; memory hierarchy; I/O. Assembly language programming is studied through a series of short projects. Falls. Prerequisite(s): CS 2220 and CS 2381.

*All course information is from the 2016-2017 Catalog.