Programmable Logic Design

10 Units

Introduces students to the principles and practices of digital logic design using programmable logic devices and CAD tools. Topics include programmable logic devices and structures, design tools, hardware description language, datapath design, and control-unit design.

Faculty Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
School School of Electrical Engineering and Computing
Availability Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Use HDL and CAD tools to design digital circuits.
  2. Design a single cycle MIPS processor.
  3. Understand and design pipelined circuits and processors.
  • Programmable Logic Devices
  • Altera’s design tools
  • Computer Architecture and Performances
  • MIPS Instruction Set Architecture
  • Arithmetic for Computers
  • The Processor: Datapath and Control
  • Hardware decription language
  • Project involving the design of an embedded microcontroller
Assumed Knowledge ELEC2700
Assessment Items
  • Project: Assignments
  • Formal Examination: Formal Examination

Contact Hours

Callaghan and PSB Singapore


Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term


Face to Face On Campus 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Timetable 2018 Course Timetables for ELEC3720
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