TIE-05206 Microprocessors, 4 cr

Person responsible

Terhi Kilamo, Matti Haavisto


Implementation Period Person responsible Requirements
TIE-05206 2018-01 3 - 4 Matti Haavisto
Matti Rasinen

Learning Outcomes

Student can explain how the CPU fetchs and performs typical machine instructions. Student can describe the structure of the IO in a microprocessor. Student can describe the mechanism of the interrupts. Student can use IO, peripherals and interrupts in her own program.


Content Core content Complementary knowledge Specialist knowledge
1. Registers, PC, ALU, flags, state register. Code execution      
2. C-programming language     
3. Subroutines / functions at machine level. Stack     
4. Peripheral     
5. Interrupts and exceptions. Priority. Interrupt handler     
6. Memory     


Course Mandatory/Advisable Description
TIE-02107 Programming 1: Introduction Mandatory    

Correspondence of content

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Updated by: Haavisto Matti, 27.03.2018