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COURSE NUMBER: ELEC273
COURSE TITLE:Digital Electronics I
DIVISION:Technology
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:4
CONTACT HOURS:90
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:180
DELIVERY MODE:In-Person

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This course covers fundamentals of modern Digital Electronic systems. Boolean equations are derived for logic circuits and Boolean Algebra simplification techniques are employed to reduce the logic equations. Also from Boolean equations logic circuits are constructed. The use of AND, OR, NAND, NOR, Inverters, and flip-flops in constructing logic circuits are covered in detail.

PREREQUISITES:
ELEC160

NOTES:

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Understand digital electronics in order to troubleshoot electronic logic circuits.
  • Analyze and design simple combinational logic circuits and sequential logic circuits.
  • Interface digital electronics with simple industrial devices.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  1. Introduction to Digital Logic
  2. Number System-Binary, BCD, Decimal, Hexadecimal
  3. Digital Operations and Codes
  4. Logic Gates
  5. Boolean Algebra
  6. Combinational Logic
  7. Flip Flops and Latches
  8. Miscellaneous Digital Circuits
  9. Sequential Logic Analysis and Design

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
Classes may vary on special materials. Check with your instructor.

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EVALUATION:
Final grades are determined through a weighted average of the tests, final examination, quizzes, lab assignments, homework assignment and class attendance.

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:
Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook

DISABILITY SERVICES:
Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.

REVISION:
Fall 2019

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