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ENS2257 Microprocessor Systems
Credit Points: 15
ENS1153 Introduction to Computer Technology , OR
ENS1161 Computer Fundamentals , OR
ENS1162 Electrical Engineering 1A
This unit provides an introduction to microprocessors, microcomputers and microcontrollers using the 68HC11 and 8086 8-bit microprocessors as examples. The basic concepts of assembly language programming, registers and memory devices, data bus operation and input/output interfacing are 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)
K20Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Business
K19Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Laws
U78Bachelor of Technology (Electronic and Computer Systems)
MIENGCEngineering (Computer Systems) Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2008 VET: 31/03/2008