COSC2325-004

Computer Architecture and Machine Language

Synonym:32570
Lectures:MW, 12:00pm - 1:20pm (SAC-1209)
Labs:MW, 1:25pm - 2:45pm (SAC-1209)
Syllabus:syllabus (PDF)

Course Schedule

Week Date Topic Reading Lab/HW Due
1 1/14 Intro, Getting Started Syllabus, Ch1.1-1.5 Exam 0, Wk1Lab 1/21
2 1/21 Von Neumann Machines, Performance Ch 1.6-1.10 Wk2Labs 1/28
3 1/28 Number Systems, Data Types, Basic Circuits Ch 2.1-2.5 Wk3Labs 2/4
4 2/4 Boolean Algebra, Digital Components Ch 2.6-2.9 W4Labs 2/11
5 2/11 CPU Simulator, Exam 1 Review App A-D, Ch 3.1-3.5 Wk5Labs 2/18
6 2/18 Exam 1 Lecture Notes (Simulator cont) Wk6Labs 2/25
7 2/25 Instruction Set Architecture Ch 4.5-4.8, notes Wk7Labs 3/4
8 3/4 Pentium Processor Notes Wk8Labs 3/11
9 3/18 Pentium Notes Wk9Lab 3/25
10 3/25 Memory Heirarchy Ch 5.1-5.5, 5.7 Wk10Lab 4/1
11 4/1 Cache Memory, Virtual Memory Notes Wk11Lab 4/8
12 4/8 Exam 2 Review, Exam 2 Notes Exam2Lab 4/15
13 4/15 Enbeded System Intro Notes Wk13Lab 4/22
14 4/22 Pulse Width Modulation Notes Wk14Lab 4/29
15 4/29 Interrupts, Multi-tasking Notes Wk15Lab 5/6
16 5/6 Group Project Demo Notes ".." 5/13
5/13   Last day to submit work for grading