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01-Introduction - CS231: Computer Architecture I Mara J....

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CS231: Computer Architecture I María J. Garzarán Fall 2010
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Introduction to CS231 1 Course Organization Course website: http://www.cs.uiuc.edu/class/cs231 Office hours, policies, schedule, etc. posted A tentative set of lecture notes will be posted Modifications may take place right up to, or during lecture. Therefore you should download the class notes after a lecture Instructor: Maria J. Garzaran Office: 4308 Email: garzaran at cs.uiuc.edu Office Hours: Mondays from 11 to noon (they may still change, so look at the class website) Web page: http://polaris.cs.uiuc.edu/~garzaran TAs: Office: 0212 SC Email: ta231@cs.uiuc.edu Zahary Estrada (Office hours: TBA) Tengfei Mu (Office hours: TBA) Patrick Simmons (Office hours: TBA)
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2 Course Objectives After taking this course, you will: Learn how to design digital (i.e. boolean) circuits Have a high-level understanding of how to design a general-purpose computer: Its hardware components What they are built from How to design them Also, how to design digital circuits other than computers Understand some of the important ideas for designing more complex computers. Introduction to CS231
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3 Course Organization Lectures Monday and Wednesday 10:00 to 10:50 am. Review Session Friday 10:00 to 10:50 am Textbook Logic and Computer Design Fundamentals, 4rd Edition by M. Morris Mano and Charles R. Kime. Published by Prentice-Hall, 2008. ISBN: 0-13-600158-0 We will mark which section in the book corresponds to the material covered in each lecture Lecture notes are enough to do the homeworks and the exams, but reading the book is highly recommended Introduction to CS231
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4 Course Organization Daily Quizzes: There will be a quizz after every lecture. You can try each quiz multiple times until the due date. The quizz will be due:
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