Embedded Systems

CET 4220 3 Semester Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Semester
Description Introduces fundamental concepts of digital signal processing. Offers students an opportunity to understand how to represent, analyze, and manipulate digital signals via theoretical background and hands-on work. Provides technical bases to evaluate, design, and program digital signal processors, considering their architecture and match to embedded applications. Students use acquired knowledge and skills in digital electronics and programming to design, implement, and test simple embedded microprocessors systems for data collection, control, and/or analysis. Topics include embedded systems characteristics, custom and general-purpose processors, general and dedicated software, testing and debugging approaches, memory system design, interfacing, serial and parallel communication, bus standards, protocols, and arbitration.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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