CM10195 Computer Systems Architecture 2


The lectured part of this unit has ended

We are continuing with problems classes.

Lab Drop-In Sessions

From Week 7 onwards, one or more teaching assistants will be present to answer any questions on this unit, or other subjects, if they are willing.

These labs are not compulsory, but you should try to make the best use of them. These are now running.

Unit Catalogue


Some texts

Operating Systems: OSs have been around nearly as long as computers, so there are many books -- just pick one! Books on Networking:

Some links

Past Papers

Past papers

The Coursework

Coursework accounts for 30% of the unit total. It consists of

The Exam

At the end of the semester (70%).


Not much on the Moodle page.


All the slides in one big PDF.


These will be released after the relevant lecture: there is no substitute to having the material go through your brain at least once!

Note that these slides are hints to me as to what topics I should cover: you are expected to read around the subject. Don't treat the slides as the entirety of your study.

The file numbers don't correspond to anything in particular in terms of lectures or subject covered.

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