Course Description


CS 330 Microcomputer Architecture
4 cr.
Offered: Fall, Winter
Prerequisite: An introductory laboratory course in a natural science or a computer programming course or instructor's permission.
Study of how computer hardware responds to stored instructions. Construction projects with logic circuits lead to the conceptual designs of microprocessors. Assembly language programming is introduced in the context of the logic circuitry being controlled. Projects emphasize the software needed in common interfacing tasks.