Digital System Design (ELEC2602)

UNIT OF STUDY

The purpose of this unit is to equip the students with the skills to design simple digital logic circuits which comprise modules of larger digital systems. The following topics are covered: logic operations, theorems and Boolean algebra, number operations (binary, hex, integer and floating point), combinational logic analysis and synthesis, sequential logic, registers, counters, bus systems, state machines, simple CAD tools for logic design, and the design of a simple computer.

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Classes

2 hours of lectures per week and 3 hours labs/tutorials per week.

Assessment

Through semester assessment (40%), Final Exam (60%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Assumed knowledge: ELEC1601. This unit of study assumes some knowledge of digital data representation and basic computer organisation

Prohibitions

ELEC3601, ELEC3608

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