University of Maryland

CMSC 411 Computer Architecture, Fall 2016(draft)

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Course Essentials
Major Scheduled Grading Events
  • Two 75 minute Tests: 10/5, 11/9 2016 (30% each)
  • Cumulative Final Exam: 12/16/16 1:30PM--3:30PM (2 hours) (35%)  
  • Project/Participation: 5% 
    • Social Quizzes: at most 7 (seven) in-class exercises, at least 4 TBD.