عمارة ونتظيم الحاسوب

Computer Architecture & Organization Spring 2011

Course Name: Computer Architecture & Organization
Course ID:
CSCI 2310
Note: Course outline is tentative

Textbook: Computer Organization and Architecture: Designing for Performance, 8/E, William Stallings, 2010.

Course Outline:

  • Organization and Architecture
  • A Top-Level View of Computer Function and Interconnection
  • Cache Memory
  • Internal Memory Technology
  • External Memory
  • Input/Output
  • Operating System Support
  • Computer Arithmetic
  • Instruction Sets: Characteristics and Functions
  • Instruction Sets: Addressing Modes and Formats
  • Processor Structure and Function
  • Instruction-Level Parallelism and Superscalar Processors

Grading:

  • Quizzes: 20%
  • Mid Exam: 30%
  • Final Exam: 50%