Course syllabus

Konstruktion av inbyggda system, fördjupningskurs
Design of Embedded Systems, Advanced Course

EDAN85, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2017/18
Decided by: PLED C/D
Date of Decision: 2017-04-03

General Information

Elective for: D5-dpd, D5-is, E5-is, MSOC2
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English


The main goal of this course is to give hands-on experience in embedded systems design, using real life industrial methods, focusing on both hardware and software components. This is a natural follow up of the more theoretical course EDAN15.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Examination details

Grading scale: UG - (U,G) - (Fail, Pass)
Assessment: For a passing grade the student must complete the laboratory work and the project.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.

Code: 0117. Name: Project Proposal.
Credits: 1. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: To qualify for a passing grade a project proposal must be presented and approved. Contents: Proposal and presentation of a project to be completed during the course.
Code: 0217. Name: Project.
Credits: 6,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: To qualify for a passing grade the proposed project must be completed, demonstrated and be described in a written report. Contents: Project work, demonstration and a written report.


Admission requirements:

Required prior knowledge: Exchange students are required to have knowledge of C/C++ or Java. They are also required to have knowledge of VHDL or another hardware description language.
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: EDA385

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Flavius Gruian,
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