252-0028-00L  Digital Design and Computer Architecture

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersO. Mutlu, F. K. Gürkaynak
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
In examination block forBachelor's Degree Programme in Computer Science 2016; Version 07.04.2022 (First Year Examination Block 2)
ECTS credits7 credits
ExaminersO. Mutlu, F. K. Gürkaynak
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 180 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationEine Abschlussprüfung, insgesamt 180 Minuten (70%)
Übungen (obligatorische Leistungselemente) mit Vor-Ort-Beurteilung und Abgabe von Berichten (30%). Alle Übungen werden gleichmässig mitgezählt. Die Nichtbeteiligung in einer Übung ergibt die Note 1 (bzw. Null Punkte) in jener Übung.

One final exam of 180 min (70%).
Lab assignments (compulsory continuous performance assessments) with on-site assessment and submission of lab reports (30%). All lab assignments will count equally. Not participating In a lab assignment incurs grade 1 (or zero points) in that lab assignment.
Written aidsNo books, papers, computers, phones, calculators, or other electronic devices are allowed.
Maximum 6 A4 hand-written pages (i.e., 3 double-sided A4 sheets or 6 one-sided A4 sheets) with notes are allowed.

Bücher, Publikationen, Computer, Mobiltelefone, Taschenrechner oder andere elektronische Geräte sind nicht erlaubt. Maximal sechs A4 Seiten mit handschriftlichen Notizen sind erlaubt (d.h. drei beidseitig beschriftete A4 Seiten, oder sechs einseitig beschriftete A4 Seiten).
If the course unit is part of an examination block, the credits are allocated for the successful completion of the whole block.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.