EE5414 - Development and Design in Embedded Systems

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Electrical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
EE3206 or EE2331 or equivalent
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2019/20

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

In this course, knowledge and hand on experience of on-board embedded systems are introduced.  Linux kernel, device drivers, and hardware interfacing of the embedded device will be studied. Android is then used as a development platform for the embedded system in this course. Design and implementation in the Linux hardware drivers, and application software for Android will be discussed. Mini-projects and experiments with hand-on experience for implementing real-time applications will be carried out. Discovery Learning Experience (DLE), and assessment methods will be used in this course.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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