ELEC2200 Microprocessors and Microcomputers I

This course introduces the student to system and microprocessor architecture, timing and the instruction set. Using the instruction set, the student will be able to write simple application programs.




ELEC2000 and ELEC2020 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:
Describe microcomputer systems, memory maps and decoding techniques
Analyze a system I/O map and decoding techniques
Describe I/O, mapped I/O, memory mapped and interrupt driven I/O
Describe the different types of interrupts
Describe interrupt initializing procedures
Describe the microprocessor instruction set and addresses
Describe program development steps
Describe program debugging methods
Write a program using parallel input I/O and output I/O
Write a program using the interrupts
Write commonly used programs in industry

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