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ENS2256 Digital Electronics
Credit Points: 15
ENS1153 Introduction to Computer Technology OR
ENS1161 Computer Fundamentals OR
ENS1162 Electrical Engineering 1A
This unit presents a technology review of digital logic families. Memory functions, memory types, and the design of large memory arrays are explained and an introduction to FPGA and CPLB programmable logic devices is given. Digital design and analysis methods, top-down design, algorithmic state machines (ASM), synthesis of ASM, sequencing and control and CPU design are also covered. An introduction to VHDL, simulation and testing of digital systems is included.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
G94Bachelor of Engineering (Communication Systems)/Bachelor of Computer Science
E66Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Systems)
E75Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Systems)/Bachelor of Business
K03Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Systems)/Bachelor of Computer Science
G98Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics and Communications)
G93Bachelor of Engineering (Instrumentation Control and Automation)
G69Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics)
K06Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics)/Bachelor of Technology (Motorsports)
K20Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Business
K19Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Laws
U78Bachelor of Technology (Electronic and Computer Systems)
MIENGEEngineering (Electronic Systems) Minor
M69Graduate Diploma in Electronic Systems
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2008 VET: 31/03/2008