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CSCI 2272 Computer Organization and Lab (Fall: 4 )

Course Description

This course studies the internal organization of computers and the processing of machine instructions. Topics include computer representation of numbers, combinational circuit design (decoders, multiplexers), sequential circuit design and analysis, memory design (registers and main memory), and simple processors including datapaths, instruction formats, and control units. In the laboratory-based portion of course students design and build digital circuits related to lecture. Exercises include hardware description languages, combinational and sequential circuits, arithmetic and logic units, and simple datapath and control units.

Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: CSCI1101

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Last Updated: 25-Jan-17