Introduction to Computer Architecture
CSCI 250: Introduction to Computer Architecture
Computer Science 150 and 12 credits, and English 099
This course describes the general organization and architecture of computers, identifies the major components of computers, and studies their functions. Topics include: processor organization; control logic design; memory systems; instruction set architecture; and architectural support for operating systems and programming languages. A hardware description language will be used as a tool to express and work with design concepts.