B541 Hardware System Design I
Prerequisite(s): CSCI-C 335 and C-343.
Lab fee. 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 CSCI-B 541 and B 441.