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Undergraduate Handbook

Microprocessors and Interfacing - COMP2121
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Campus: Kensington Campus
Career: Undergraduate
Units of Credit: 6
EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)
Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5
Enrolment Requirements:
Prerequisite: COMP1921 or COMP1927
Equivalent: COMP2821, COMP3221, COMP9032, COMP9221, COMP9282, ELEC2041
Excluded: COMP2821, COMP3221, COMP9032, COMP9221, COMP9282, ELEC2041
Fee Band: 2 (more info)
Further Information: See Class Timetable


Instruction Set Architecture (ISA), Floating point number representation, computer arithmetic, assembly and machine language programming, machine language fundamentals; addressing modes; instruction repertoire, assembly language programming methodology, interrupts and I/O interfacing (hardware and software), serial communication, timers, analog input and output, converting analog signals to digital signals (data acquisition), taking input from a variety of sensors and driving actuators, buses and memory system, low level device drivers.

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