Jan 19, 2020  
Graduate Record 2007-2008 
Graduate Record 2007-2008 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

ECE 635 - Computer Organization and Design

Integration of computer organization concepts such as data flow, instruction interpretation, memory systems, interfacing, and microprogramming with practical and systematic digital design methods such as behavioral versus structural descriptions, divide-and-conquer, hierarchical conceptual levels, trade-offs, iteration, and postponement of detail.  Design exercises are accomplished using a hardware description language and simulation.  (Y)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite by topic:  Digital Logic Design (ECE 230 or equivalent), Introductory Computer Architecture (ECE 333 or equivalent), Assembly Language Programming.

Credits: 3