Prerequisites: ENGR 1121

Credits: 4 ENGR

Hours: 4-4-4

Usually offered: Fall

For information contact: Mark Chang

Course description: This course introduces a broad range of computation structures used in computation, from logic gates to specialized (e.g. DSP, cellular automata) as well as general purpose architectures. Design techniques for quantitatively optimizing performance are also taught. Students build a computer from the ground up.

Competencies: qualitative analysis, quantitative analysis