ELEC2000 Advanced Digital Circuits I

This course applies the concepts presented in the course Basic Digital Logic. It also covers the circuits that are in basic digital systems. Registers, counters, adders and comparators. Complex digital circuits, such as Memory circuits, the ALU and a basic computer system are discussed and analyzed. Other common digital integrated circuits are also included in this course.




ELEC1450 or equivalent

Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Analyze counters and frequency dividers
Analyze shift and storage registers
Analyze different flip-flop configurations
Evaluate the 4-bit storage register
Analyze the 4 and 8-bit shift registers
Analyze half and full-adder circuits
Evaluate ripple, up and down counters
Discuss registers and memory in computers
Discuss the arithmetic logic unit
Analyze the multiplexer and de-multiplexer circuits
Analyze the decoder and encoder circuits

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

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Credit Details