CS 3740, Spring 2017: Class Schedule, Lecture Notes

Note: Schedule is subject to change, please check frequently

WK Class/Date Topic Book Chapter Assignments Notes
1 F 1/27 Computer Organization is... Ch 1, mostly
2 M 1/30 Data Representation, Advanced Ch 2.5 - 2.8 Ch 2 Slides
W 2/1
F 2/3
3 M 2/6
W 2/8
F 2/10 Homework 1 assigned
and News Reading Hwk 1
4 M 2/13
W 2/15 Circuits, Combinational and Sequential Ch 3 Ch 3 Slides
F 2/17
5 M 2/20 Homework 1 due
W 2/22 Quiz on Chapter 2 (second half) News Reading Hwk 1 due
F 2/24
6 M 2/27 News Reading Hwk 2 assigned
W 3/1 Homework 2 assigned
F 3/3 Instruction Set Architecture and Interrupts Ch 5, a little Ch 4 (interrupts) Ch 5 Slides
7 M 3/6
W 3/8 Group Work Day, mini-homework 1. Mini-Homework 1
F 3/10 Class cancelled due to professor travel to SIGCSE 2017 conference
8 M 3/13 News Reading Hwk 2 due
W 3/15 Quiz on Chapter 3 (mainly second half) Homework 2 due
Mini-Homework 1 due
F 3/17
9 M 3/20 School Holiday: Spring Break
W 3/22 School Holiday: Spring Break
F 3/24 School Holiday: Spring Break
10 M 3/27 There is something we forgot... Memory, Memory, Memory Ch 6 News Reading Hwk 3 assigned
Homework 3 assigned
W 3/29
F 3/31 School Holiday: Cesar Chavez Day
11 M 4/3 Homework 4 assigned
W 4/5 Ch 6 Slides
F 4/7 Quiz on Chapter 5 (and a bit of 4)
12 M 4/10 News Reading Hwk 3 due
Homework 3 due
W 4/12
F 4/14
13 M 4/17 Input / Output and Storage Systems Ch 7
W 4/19 Homework 4 due
F 4/21 Quiz on Chapter 6
14 M 4/24
W 4/26
F 4/28 Homework 5 assigned Ch 7 Slides
15 M 5/1 Operating Systems (from the hardware side) Ch 8 Ch 8 Slides
W 5/3
F 5/5 Embedded Systems Ch 10 Homework 6 assigned Ch 10 Slides
16 M 5/8
W 5/10 Quiz on Chapter 7
F 5/12 Warrior Day
17 M 5/15 Homework 5 due
W 5/17 Homework 6 due
Fri 5/19 FINAL EXAM
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm