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Introduction to embedded systems

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Max amount of FITech students: 30

The course introduces the embedded systems with the related components. The practical skill related to the embedded systems is also learn as the programming is carried out on an equipment board.

Upon completion of the course the student will be able to:

  1. identify different microprocessor types and peripheral components in embedded systems
  2. describe the operation principles of an embedded system and its peripheral components
  3. program and test applications to an embedded system by using C language.

Course content: Architecture of a microprocessor, instruction set and operation, microcontrollers, memories, peripherals, embedded system design, programming and development of applications, embedded system design examples.

Study material is found on the course platform. Please note that during the course the programming is carried out on equipment (board) that must be acquired by the student. The information about the required board (Elegoo starter kit + Arduino Mega/Uno) is given during the course.

You can get a digital badge after completing this course.

Further information about the studies

LUT University
Niko Nevaranta
niko.nevaranta(at)lut.fi

Responsible teacher

LUT University
Jero Ahola
jero.ahola(at)lut.fi

Contact person for applications

FITech
Pilvi Lempiäinen , Head of study services
pilvi.lempiainen(at)fitech.io
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Category:
ICT Studies
Topics:
Programming,
Software engineering
Course code:
BL40A1812
Credits:
6 ECTS
Price:
0 €
Level:
Teaching period:
11.1.–25.4.2021
Application deadline:
3.1.2021
Host university:
LUT University
Study is open for:
Adult learner
Teaching methods:
Online
Language:
English
General prerequisites:
Basics of programming in C.
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