Undergraduate Course Descriptions
Home > Academics > Course Descriptions > Undergraduate Course Subjects

COSC 3305   (3-3-0)   Computer Organization and Architecture
Basic structure of digital computer hardware and hardware-software interface. Computer organization, including simple digital logic building blocks, such as logic gates, flip-flops, registers, logic expressions, and computer arithmetic. Fundamentals of computer design, such as main memory organization, memory hierarchy, instruction set architectures, assembly languages, multiprocessing and multicore, and pipelining. Basics of input and output, including interrupts, buses, DMA (Direct Memory Access), and storage technologies. Fall.
Prerequisite: COCS 1408.

[Return to Previous Page]



Undergraduate Majors
Courses Offered Online
Contact an Academic Advisor
Return to Previous Page


DBU Home | Search | Contact DBU

   © 2003 Dallas Baptist University
   See Legal Notice