FI:PB151 Computer Systems - Course Information
PB151 Computer SystemsFaculty of Informatics
- Extent and Intensity
- 3/0/0. 3 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
- doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc. (lecturer)
- doc. RNDr. Eva Hladká, Ph.D.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Contact Person: doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc.
Supplier department: Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
- Thu 12:00–14:50 D1, Thu 12:00–14:50 D3, Thu 12:00–14:50 D2, except Thu 25. 10. ; and Thu 25. 10. 12:00–14:50 D2, 12:00–14:50 D1
- Prerequisites (in Czech)
- ! NOW ( PB150 Computer-Systems Architectures )
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
- Fields of study the course is directly associated with
- there are 23 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
- Course objectives
- At the end of the course student should be able to understand and explain a general technical principles about computer systems operation.
- Learning outcomes
- At the end of this course the student will be able to understand basic principles of digital computers; understand the design of numerical systems used in computer technology and convert numbers between systems; will understand the principles of storing information, coding and storing texts. The student will understand the principles of the elementary processor and its programming at the lowest level. Student general principles compare with a specific implementation on Intel x86 processors and will be able to understand the implemented technologies of paging, caching and some others.
- Terms, history, computer generations, categories.
- Numeral systems, differences between systems, integer, arithmetics.
- Codes, internal, external, ECC.
- Electronic circuits, memories: parameters, architecture.
- Processor, programming, microprogramming.
- Processor architecture, memory addresses, operational modes, register structures.
- Architectures: RISC/CISC, cache memories.
- IEEE 754.
- I/O devices and its connections.
- Teaching methods
- The course teaching includes lectures and continuous practice by means of IS MU e-learning tests.
- Assessment methods
- The final examination is a written test with answers A-E.
- Language of instruction
- Further Comments
- Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
- Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
- Teacher's information
- Enrolment Statistics (recent)
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