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CIS 405 - Systems/Computer Architecture


Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

This course is designed to provide core concepts of computer architecture and operating systems including Instruction set architectures; Pipelined datapaths; Tradeoffs between performance and cost; Memory hierarchy, memory management, and protection; Processes and threads; CPU scheduling and concurrency control; File system and associated techniques. Prerequisite(s): CIS 415  with a minimum grade of C.