University of Calgary

ENCM 369 - Computer Organization - Winter 2008

Organization of a simple stored-program computer: CPU, busses and memory. Instruction sets, machine code, and assembly language. Conventions for assembly language generated by compilers. Floating-point number representation. Hardware organization of simple processors. Address translation and virtual memory. Very introductory examples of input/output devices, interrupt handling and multi-tasking systems.
This course may not be repeated for credit.


  • H(3-1T-1.5)


  • Computer Engineering 339 and Electrical Engineering 353


This course will be offered next in Winter 2009.
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