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SchoolDepartmentFaculty
Faculty of Arts and SciencesComputer ScienceDavid Brooks
TermDay and TimeLocation
Fall 2019-2020  (show academic calendar)F   9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.Maxwell Dworkin 119 (SEAS)
Credits
4  (show credit conversion for other schools)
Credit Level
Graduate and Undergraduate

Description
Review of the fundamental structures in modern processor design. Topics include computer organization, memory system design, pipelining, and other techniques to exploit parallelism. Emphasis on a quantitative evaluation of design alternatives and an understanding of timing issues.

Prerequisite(s)
Prerequisite: Computer Science 141

Exam Group
FAS03_A

 
Cross Registration
Eligible for cross-registration
With permission of instructor/subject to availability

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