ECE 561 Advanced Microprocessors


Midterm 1 25%
Midterm 2 25%
Final 35%
Quizzes*/Assignments 15%
Total 100%
Week# Topic
1,2,3,4,5 Overview of basics of microprocessors including
Intel & Motorola microprocessors
Assembly language programming with Pentium or 68020
Pentium or 68020 Registers
Architecture and Assembly
Language Programming
6,7,8  Midterm I
Pentium or 68020 Hardware and interfacing
Pins and signals
EPROM interface
SRAM interface
I/O techniques
9,10 Midterm II
Design examples
Pentium or 68020-based voltmeter design
Pentium or 68020 interface to Keyboard/display
  Final Exam 
Text: Microprocessor Theory and Applications with 68000/68020 and Pentium
M. Rafiquzzaman , Wiley, 2008, ISBN: 978-0-470-38031-4