Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)
Outline for distance course:
The course has a few, non mandatory, meetings on campus in Uppsala. The course is assessed with compulsory assignments and an examination.
Number of mandatory meetings on campus:
Number of voluntary meetings on campus:
28 July 2022 – 5 September 2022
Entry requirements: A second course in computer programming, e.g. Computer Programming II.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester:
Tuition fee, total:
Please note: The course has more assignments than Computer Architecture I, 5 credits.
About the course
The course covers the function and structure of computers. Microprogramming the controller to control elements such as buses, memories, output and input, and program execution are central topics, as well as the use of assembly language.