CSSE132 - Introduction to Computer Systems

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Computer Science and Software Engineering Department

Spring 2023-2024


Provides students with an understanding of system level issues and their impact on the design and use of computer systems. Examination of both low-level software layers. Representation of instructions, integers, floating point numbers and other data types. System requirements, such as resource management, security, communication and synchronization, and their hardware and/or software implementation. Exploration of multiprocessor and distributed systems. Course topics will be explored using a variety of hands-on assignments and projects.


CSSE 120


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