PCC/ CCOG / EET

Course Content and Outcome Guide for EET 241 Effective Fall 2015

Course Number:
EET 241
Course Title:
Programming for Electronics
Credit Hours:
4
Lecture Hours:
30
Lecture/Lab Hours:
0
Lab Hours:
30
Special Fee:
$12.00

Course Description

Introduces programming for electronics applications with emphasis on instrumentation control, robotics and automation. Includes writing programs, as well as troubleshooting and modifying existing code in assembly, C and/or specialized high-level computer languages, such as LabVIEW. Prerequisites: EET 123 and EET 178. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon successful completion students should be able to:

  1. Select the appropriate programming language for the specific hardware application.
  2. Write, test and debug programs to control electrical equipment.
  3. Troubleshoot and modify existing electrical control programs. 

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Assessment methods are to be determined by the instructor. Typically, in-class quizzes, online quizzes, exams and weekly homework assignments will be used. Laboratory assessment will be by program demonstration, code review, reports, and/or practical skills testing.
 

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

LabVIEW Primer,
Loops and Waveform
Data Acquisition
Math Functions, Matrices,
Mathscript/Formula Node
Data Files and Character Strings
Shift Registers and Case Structures
Data Dependency, Structure
and Analysis