Course Description
Computer Organization
(4-3-2) The organization of computer systems is
introduced using assembly language. Topics
include basic concepts of computer architecture
and organization, memory hierarchy, data types,
computer arithmetic, control structures,
interrupt handling, instruction sets, performance
metrics, and the mechanics of testing and
debugging computer systems. Embedded systems and
device interfacing are introduced.
Required Prerequisite: COSC-1436
Semester hours:4
Lecture hours:3
Lab hours:2
Petition required:N
Course may be repeated for credit when the topic varies:N
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