GITAM University Computer Organization Syllabus
Digital Logic Circuits and Components: Digital Computers – Logic gates – Boolean Algebra –
Map Simplifications Combinational Circuits: Half-Adder, Full-Adder, decoders, Encoders,
Multiplexers Sequential Circuits: Flip flops, Registers, Shift Registers, Binary Counters – Memory
Data Representation: Data Types – Complements – Fixed Point Representation – Floating
Point Representation – Other Binary Codes – Error detection Codes.
Processor Organisation: General Register Organisation – ALU – Instruction codes –
Instruction Formats – Stack Organisation – Addressing modesControl Unit: Register transfer and
micro operations, Timing and Control, Control Memory, micro programming Hard Wired control
Input / Output Organisation: I/O Interface, Asynchronous data transfer, Modes of transfer,
priority Interrupt, Direct memory access.
Memory Organisation: Memory Hierarchy, Main memory, Auxiliary memory, Associate
Memory, Cache Memory, and Virtual memory.
Text Book :
Computer System Architecture, M.Morris Mano, Prentice Hall of India Pvt. Ltd., Eastern Economy
Edition, Third Edition, Sept. 2002
Micro Processor Architecture, programming & Applications with the 8085, Ramesh S Goankar
Penram International Publishing (India) Pvt. Ltd., Fourth Edition, 2002
Computer Architecture and Organisation, William Stallings, PHI Pvt. Ltd.,
Eastern Economy Edition, Sixth Edition, 2003