Course Overview: This Course is designed by Neoschip Semiconductors to improve skills in embedded system design for fresh graduates and aspirants to start their career as an Embedded Systems professional. In this course, the fundamentals of embedded system hardware and firmware design will be explored. In the course we start basic microcontroller architecture to embedded processor selection, hardware/firmware partitioning, circuit design, circuit layout, circuit debugging, development tools, firmware architecture, firmware design, and firmware debugging will be discussed. The architecture and instruction set of the microcontroller will be discussed, and a wire wrapped microcontroller board will be built and debugged by each student.
Audience: Engineering graduates (ECE & EEE) with a good consistent academic record through out their career, with 0-1 years of work experience. The participants will possess good computer usage skills - using computers for creating documents, sending emails etc.
- The participants will be shortlisted based on an Aptitude test.
- The final selection will be based on personal interview.
Assessment Strategies: The participants will be assessed using tests, examinations, viva-voce and written assignments to evaluate the degree of achievement of the objectives. Specifically the following assessment mechanisms will be used.
- Continuous assessments during training to track learning.
- Periodic written and/or online tests for review.
- End of module written and/or online examinations.
- End of course project.