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Embedded Systems ENG747


This unit builds on the concepts and techniques of digital and analogue circuit design, and microcontroller-based development acquired in the 2nd year of the course. Topics include embedded system design utilising microcontrollers, FPGAs, DSPs and GPUs, advanced digital and analogue circuit design, PCB design and manufacture, low voltage power management design, embedded software development, digital filter and mixed signal design. In addition, students will gain an understanding of analysis and selection of architectures and systems analysis and fault finding.


Unit name Embedded Systems
Unit code ENG747
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Engineering
Discipline Engineering
Coordinator Doctor Benjamin Millar
Delivered By University of Tasmania


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Learning Outcomes

  • Design embedded systems using microprocessors, FPGAs, DSPs and GPUs
  • Design power supply and management circuits for low voltage systems
  • Write software optimised for embedded systems
  • Resolve Electronic faults through circuit analysis
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