Syllabus academic year 2011/2012
(Created 2011-09-01.)
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: A (Second Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course might be given in English. EDAN15 overlaps following cours/es: EDA380. Compulsory for: MSOC1. Optional for: D4, D4dpd, D4is, E4, E4dpd, E4pv, M4me, MWIR2. Course coordinator: Krzysztof Kuchcinski,, Computer Science. Prerequisites: EDA016/EDA011/EDA017, EIT020 and EIT070. Assessment: Written examination. The final grade of the course is based on the result of the written examination. For a passing grade, the students must attend compulsory lessons and also complete the laboratory work and two assignments. Parts: 2. Further information: The course is part of the Socware-programme. Home page:

The goal of this course is to have each student acquire the knowledge on basic methods used to design embedded systems that contain both hardware and software components.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

SoC development methodologies, HW/SW co-design, design specification, design representations, system partitioning, component allocation, assignment and scheduling, interface synthesis, testability, low-power design.

Marwedel, P: Embedded System Design. Springer, 2006. ISBN 0-387-29237-3.


Code: 0110. Name: Compulsory Course Items.
Higher education credits: 4,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: To qualify for a final grade of the course the laboratory work and the assignment must be completed and the students must attend the compulsory lessons. Further information: The compulsory course items consist of laboratory work, lessons and 2 assigments.

Code: 0210. Name: Written Examination.
Higher education credits: 3. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: The final grade of the course is based on the result of the written examination.