2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
CIS 451 - Computer Architecture
This course will survey advanced computer architecture techniques such as branch prediction, super-scalar, multiprocessors and multicomputers. It will also compare CPU design options (such as CISC vs. RISC) and discuss the effects of these options on performance. Prerequisites: (CIS 351 or EGR 326) and admission to CIS major or EGR major standing.