COURSE OUTLINE: CPTR565
Instructor: Daniel Bidwell
A functional analysis of computer hardware and software systems including a comparative study of past, present, and proposed architectures as well as comptuer performance analysis and optimization.
Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach by John L. Hennessy & David A. Patterson. Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 1990, third addition, 2002.
100 - 93 A 92 - 90 A- 89 - 87 B+ 86 - 83 B 82 - 80 B- 79 - 75 C+ 74 - 70 C 69 - 65 C- 64 - 50 D
80% attendance is required to receive a successful audit
1.Regular - Tests 80% Homework 10% Class Participation 10%
A test will be given at the end of each chapter.
This class is taught for the graduate level student taking a Computer Science or Software Engineering Masters degree.