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CIS 264 Computer Architecture and Assembly Language

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

This course examines the organization and behavior of real computer systems at the assembly language level. The mapping of high level language statement to machine language code is studied. Topics include instruction cycle, number conversion, data representation, instruction representation, addressing, indexing, and subroutine linkage. A materials fee as shown in the Schedule of Classes is payable upon registration.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: MATH 120 and CIS 254
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU , UC
C-ID: COMP 142