Foundations of Digital Systems Design (ELEC5722)
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.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Laws
- Graduate Certificate in Engineering
- Graduate Diploma in Engineering
- Master of Professional Engineering (Electrical)
- Master of Professional Engineering (Power)
- Master of Professional Engineering (Software)
- Master of Professional Engineering (Telecommunications)
Further unit of study information
2 hours of lectures, 2 hours of tutorials and 3 hours of laboratory work per week.
Through semester assessment (40%), Final Exam (60%)
Faculty/department permission required?
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.
ELEC3601, ELEC3608, ELEC2602
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