Computer Architecture and Networks
This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of WS 2017/8 (current)
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|WS 2017/8||WS 2017/8||WS 2011/2|
IN2189 is a semester module in English language at Master’s level which is offered in winter semester.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Focus Area Imaging in M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics
- Catalogue of non-physics elective courses
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|150 h||60 h||5 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
- Components of a computer system.
- Multi- and Manycore Processors.
- High Performance Computers.
- High Speed Interconnects.
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|VO||2||Computer Architecture and Networks (IN2189)||
Learning and Teaching Methods
- Stallings: Computer Architecture and Organization.
- Intel Manuals
- AMD Manuals
Description of exams and course work
There is a possibility to take the exam in the following semester.