Coursebooks

Computer architecture I

CS-208

Lecturer(s) :

Stojilovic Mirjana

Language:

English

Summary

The course introduces the students to the basic notions of computer architecture and, in particular, to the choices of the Instruction Set Architecture and to the memory hierarchy of modern systems.

Content

Keywords

Computer Architecture, Basic Processor Architecture,
Instructions Sets, Cache Hierarchies, Virtual Memory.

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Digital system desing

Important concepts to start the course

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Teaching methods

Expected student activities

Assessment methods

Graded labs, during the semester (30%)

Final exam, during the exam session(70%)

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum Yes

Resources

Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI)

Yes

Bibliography

David A. Patterson and John L. Hennessy, Computer Organization and Design: The Hardware/Software Interface, Morgan Kauffman, 5th edition, 2013.

Ressources en bibliothèque
Websites
Moodle Link

Prerequisite for

Computer architecture II

In the programs

    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Computer architecture I
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Practical work
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Computer architecture I
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Practical work
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - IN, 2020-2021, Autumn semester
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Computer architecture I
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Practical work
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Computer architecture I
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Practical work
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9  INF2
INF3
  
9-10    
10-11  INF2
INF3
  
11-12    
12-13     
13-14 CO3   
14-15    
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German