|Catalog Data||ECEN 5503 (3). Computer Systems Design and Architecture. Covers digital logic circuits, assembly language programming, gate-level computer design and architecture. Also computer arithmetic algorithms, I/O, peripheral device performance,networking and the Internet. Limited to graduate students. This course is for ECE/CS majors with non-traditional backgrounds.|
|Credits and Design||3 credit hours. Elective course.|
|Prerequisite(s)||Experience in a high-level language progrmaming: C, Pascal, or Fortran.|
|Textbook||Computer Systems Design and Architecture, Heuring and Jordan, Addison-Wesley, 1997.|
|Course Objectives||This course is designed to meet the needs of students enrolling for ECEE and CS MS and Ph.D. degree programs who have non-traditional undergraduate backgrounds. It emphasizes the formal approach to computer engineering as opposed to the more traditional approach of covering the descriptive details.|
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