CSC 8400: Computer Organization
Homework assignments | Test samples | Lectures
Course Home Page: http://www.csc.vill.edu/faculty/japaridz/html/csc840 0.html
Instructor: Dr. Giorgi Japaridze
Teaching assistant: Nancy Bercich
"Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach". By David Patterson and John Hennessy. Morgan Kaufmann Pub., 2nd Edition, 1996
Note: 3rd edition will only be used beginning Spring'2003
Students with insufficient backgroung may also find it very helpful (though
not required) to read:
"Computer Organization and Design: The Hardware/Software Interface". By David Patterson and John Hennessy. 2nd Edition, 1998.
Description and goals: This course is on computer architecture. Its goal is to teach you the basic concepts and methods used in the organization and design of computer hardware.
Topics and Schedule:
Prerequisites: csc7100 (Computer Systems) or the equivalent.
Homework --- 20%,
in-class examinations --- 80%.
Presumably, grades will be determined by cumulative scores as follows: