Advanced Computer Systems
|Course code ELEC4700||Units 10||Level 4000||Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science|
Introduces students to advanced concepts in computer architecture and design emphasing quantitative methods for performance evaluation. Topics include performance measures and cost, instruction set architecture, pipelining, instruction-level parallelism, caches, multiprocessors, interconnection networks, high speed printed circuit board design.
Available in 2015
|Objectives||Introduces students to advanced concepts in computer architecture and design emphasing quantitative methods for performance evaluation.|
The students will also gain further experience in group learning through project work.
|Content||* performance measures and cost|
* instruction set principles
* instruction level parallelism
* interconnection networks
* high speed printed circuit board design
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Laboratory: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2015 Course Timetables for ELEC4700|