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Acquire FPGA skills that are needed in industries such as aerospace, medical, communications, industrial control, defense and others. This course discusses Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) architectures, HDL synthesis/ place and route, FPGA configuration, hardware validation and embedded MCU solutions. The course curriculum consists of modules that teach a broad range of FPGA design topics, while hands on laboratory experiments exercise lecture content.

Course Requirements:
Students are required to purchase the following: (1) Nexys 4 DDR Artix-7 FPGA, SKU: 410-292

Note: Students may want to consider purchasing the Nexys 4 DDR Artix-7 FPGA, SKU: 410-292 from Digilent Inc, by applying for an academic discount to receive a substantial savings on this required part. Simply go to: https://store.digilentinc.com/ and paste the Nexys information into the search window, add the part to your cart and apply for an individual academic discount. This account is good for 11 months. When filling out your application please indicate that you are taking this course at UC San Diego Extension and don't have a UCSD email account. You can review Diligent's academic discount process at this link. https://resource.digilentinc.com/verify


Course Number: ECE-40170
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Embedded Computer Engineering

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