Introduction to computer system design and the architecture of modern high-performance computers. Memory hierarchy. RISC, superscalar, and multi-core architectures. Microprogrammed and hardwired control implementations. Students will complete group design projects integrating these concepts.
Antirequisite(s): The former ECE 4470A/B, the former ECE 4489A/B.
Prerequisite(s):ECE 3375A/B and ECE 3380A/B, or the former ECE 4434A/B, or completion of third year of the Software Engineering program.
Extra Information: 3 lecture hours, 1.5 laboratory hours.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: ECE
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