• Program: Electronics Technology
  • Course: Microprocessors and Microcomputers I
  • Course #: ELEC2200
  • Total Credits: 4

Course Description

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.

Course 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.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals 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

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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