Computer Science | Hardware System Design I
B541 | ALL | Johnson


B541 Hardware System Design I (3 cr.) P: C335 and C343 or honors
version. Structured approach to hardware design, emphasizing hardwired
and microprogrammed control. Boolean algebra, hardware building
blocks, architecture and control, implementation issues. In the
laboratory, students build a working computer using hardware
prototyping technologies. Basic training in the use of design and
simulation software. Lecture and laboratory. Credit not given for both
B541 and B441. Lab fee. B541 corresponds to old C421.