CS 354 Computer Organization and Systems Fall 2017 

Course Schedule

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Introductions
Transistorized!
Logic Circuits

B.1, B.2, B.3

First day of classes
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Silicon Run 1
Silicon Run 2
Opening the Gate

Chapter 1
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Week 1
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Logic Circuits

Last day to Drop and/or Add a course
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Computer Abstractions and Technology
News 1
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September
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Week 2
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MIPS
A.1-8, A.10
Opening the Gate
News 2


Labor Day - no classes
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Last day to register for CR/NC option
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Chapter 2
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Math/CS Colloquium: Drew D. Ash
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Week 3
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Chapter 2
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Chapter 2
Basic MIPS
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Math/CS Colloquium: David A. Reimann
Festival of the Forks
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Festival of the Forks
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Festival of the Forks
Week 4
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Festival of the Forks
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Other Architectures
ALU

Chapter 2
News 5
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Arithmetic
Chapter 2
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Math/CS Colloquium: Lauren Keough
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Week 5
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Arithmetic
Building an ALU
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Math/CS Colloquium: Darren E. Mason
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Week 6

 

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Week 7
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Fall Break
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Fall Break
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Homecoming
Week 8
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Homecoming
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Academic Advising
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Academic Advising
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Academic Advising
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Math/CS Colloquium: David A. Reimann
Academic Advising
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Academic Advising
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Walk the Beat
Week 9
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Pipelineing Issues
Memory


Academic Advising
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Academic Advising
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Memory
Memory Circuits

Academic Advising
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Math/CS Colloquium: Michael R. Elliott
Academic Advising
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Academic Advising
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Week 10
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Arrays in MIPS
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Last day to withdraw from class with a grade of "W"
    

 

November
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Math/CS Colloquium: Michael A. Jones
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Week 11
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Test #2
MIPS Floating Point
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Week 12
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MIPS Strings
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Week 13
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MIPS File I/O

Thanksgiving Break
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Thanksgiving
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Thanksgiving Break
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Week 14
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Presentations
Term Paper
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MIPS Recursion
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December
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Last day of classes
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Week 15
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Final Exam
7:00 - 9:00 pm


Final Exams
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Final Exams
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Final Exams
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