Course Detail

CPSC 431 Computer Architecture
3.00 credits
Introduction to fundamental concepts in the design and implementation of computing systems. Topics include fundamentals of computer design, performance and cost, instruction set architecture, computer arithmetic, data path control, processor technology, pipelining, memory system (caches, virtual memory). Spring.
Prerequisite:
CPSC 260 Minimum Grade: D or (CPEN 231 Minimum Grade: D and CPEN 231L Minimum Grade: D)