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Digital Fundamentals and Computer Architecture

Enrollment is Closed

About This Course

* To apply the basics of digital electronics to design and realize simple combinational logic circuits

* To apply the digital electronics principles to design sequential logic circuits
* Understand the different design features of computer architecture, Processor logic design conventions, different types of memories, the concept of single board computers like Arduino, Raspberry Pi etc


1. Floyd, “Digital Fundamentals”, Pearson Education, 10th Edition (2011).(Module 1 & 2 ) .

2. J. Hennessy and D. Patterson, “Computer Organization and Design: The Hardware/Software Interface”, 5th Edition. (Module 3 & 4) .

3. J. Hennessy and D. Patterson, “Computer Architecture, A quantitative approach”, 5th Edition. (Module 3) .

4. Hamacher, Vranesic & Zaky, “Computer Organization” (5th Ed), McGraw Hill. (Module 4 & 5)

Course Staff

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Shidha is a UGC-NET qualified staff received her MCA degree from Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal and MPhil from Vinayaka Mission University, Salem. She is a research scholar in Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. She has 20 years of teaching experience and has been associated with FISAT since 2014. She started her career as Lecturer in 2001 and had worked with MES College, Marampally and Sree Narayana Institute of Science & Technology (SNGIST), N.Paravur. Her area of interest is Data Mining, Algorithm Analysis and Assembly Language Programming.