2019-2020 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 admitted to CIS major or EGR major standing.