Cache Memory

Cache Memory

Cache memory is a small (in size) and very fast (zero wait state) memory which sits between the CPU and main memory. Unlike normal memory, the bytes appearing within a cache do not have fixed addresses. Instead, cache memory can … Read More

Logisim implementation

Logisim is an educational tool for designing and simulating digital logic circuits. With its simple toolbar interface and simulation of circuits as you build them, it is simple enough to facilitate learning the most basic concepts related to logic circuits. … Read More

Course Outline

Course Outline

The main aim of the course SFDV2005 Introduction to Computer organization is to teach the fundamentals of computer architecture. Students will develop an understanding of the structure of computers and how the computers execute programs. This course will help:

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Lecture Notes

Lecture Notes

Information presented in lecture often contains the central concepts of the course and the material most likely to be included on exams. Yet, students frequently do not realize the importance of note taking and listening.

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Previous Exam

Previous Exam

Please click on the relevant semester to view past papers. Please note you will be asked to enter a password before you can download any past papers.

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Laboratory

Laboratory

You will find the laboratory time too short to complete the lab work unless you have done some preparation beforehand.
The course material builds quickly on itself. Consequently, it is important that you complete the work for one lab session … Read More