Afternoon Session of FE Exam -
Electrical Discipline

Computer Systems Topic Area



The following subtopics are covered in the Computer Systems portion of the afternoon, Electrical Discipline examination:

A. Architecture (e.g., pipelining, cache memory)
B. Interfacing
C. Microprocessors
D. Memory technology and systems
E. Software design methods (structured, top-down bottom-up, object-oriented design)
F. Software implementation (structured programming, algorithms, data structures)

The Computer Systems portion covers approximately 10% of the afternoon session test content.