Course syllabus

Konstruktion av inbyggda system
Design of Embedded Systems

EDAN15, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2020/21
Decided by: PLED C/D
Date of Decision: 2020-03-30

General Information

Main field: Electronic Design.
Compulsory for: MSOC1
Elective for: D4-is, D4-hs, E4-is, M4-me, MWIR2, MMSR1
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English


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.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must



Methods and techniques for building embedded systems comprising software and existing hardware components, starting with modelling (using appropriate models of computations), design, all the way to analysis and verification.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
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.

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: 0110. Name: Compulsory Course Items.
Credits: 4,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: To qualify for a final grade of the course the laboratory work must be completed and the students must attend the compulsory lessons. Further information: The compulsory course items consist of laboratory work and lessons.
Code: 0210. Name: Written Examination.
Credits: 3. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: The final grade of the course is based on the result of the written examination.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Flavius Gruian,
Teacher: Jörn Janneck,
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