Questions tagged [assembly]

For questions about teaching any assembly language or teaching hardware level concepts where a knowledge of assembly would be relevant. Use this tag only when the language used would affect the question significantly (if your question uses an assembly language as an example, but does not focus on the language itself, you need not use the tag).

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Good beginning assembly language for teaching about stack function calls

We are considering integrating our processors design and architecture course with our assembly programming course by using the same processor for both. The processor class (which does its work in ...
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Should assembly language be taught in an introductory course (or soon after)?

Should ye ole' fashioned assembly language be taught to help students develop a sense of how actual underlying computational hardware supports/allows running their higher-level or more abstract ...