If each block from main memory has only one place it can appear in the cache, the cache is said to be Direct Mapped. Inorder to determine to which Cache line a main memory block is mapped we can … Read More
Set Associative mapping scheme combines the simplicity of Direct mapping with the flexibility of Fully Associative mapping. It is more practical than Fully Associative mapping because the associative portion is limited to just a few slots that make up a … Read More
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 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
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:… Read More
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.… Read More
Please note: this course schedule may change over time.
Schedule of topics in order will include:… Read More
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Past exam papers are not necessarily indicative of the style and content of … Read More
These tutorials are intended as a supplementary learning tool for students … Read More
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