Comp Architecture & Organ

CSC 250

Science,Tech,Engr & Math

Credits: 4

This course covers fundamentals of computer architecture and organization. Topics include: classical von Neumann machine, major functional units, primary memory, representation of numerical (integer and floating point) and non-numerical data, CPU architecture, instruction encoding, fetch-decode-execute cycle, instruction formats, addressing modes, symbolic assembler, assembly language programming, handling of subprogram calls at assembly level, mapping between high level language patterns and assembly/machine language, interrupts and I/O operations, virtual memory management, and data access from a magnetic disk. Prerequisite: CSC 180 with a grade of C- or better or permission of the instructor.

We currently offer the following class for this course:

Comp Architecture & Organ

Section: CSC250 - 01

CRN: 80012

Type: Combined Lecture/Lab

Instructor: Louis C. Thomason

Term: Fall 2015

Fees: Technology Fee $65


Required Textbook

Class Schedule

Dates: 08/24/2015 - 12/17/2015
Days: Tues, Thurs
Time: 03:30 pm - 05:20 pm
Location: HAS 219