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Introduction to embedded systems

Individual course

The course is not available for degree students.

This course is an introduction to embedded systems.

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.

Additional information: Please notice that during the course, 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 , Service designer
pilvi.lempiainen(at)fitech.io
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Category:
ICT Studies
Topics:
Programming,
Software engineering
Course code:
BL40A1812
Credits:
6 ECTS
Level:
Teaching period:
7.1.–17.4.2020
Application deadline:
23.12.2019
Host university:
LUT University
Study is open for:
Adult learner
Teaching methods:
Online
Language:
English,
Finnish
General prerequisites:
Basics of programming in C.
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