**Course Objectives/Outcomes:** *Students who complete this
course will be able to:*

- Identify, describe, and apply components of digital and computer circuits, including A/D converters, three-state buffers, D flip-flops, and RAM.

**Module Objectives/Outcomes:** *Students who complete this
module will be able to:*

- Convert binary numbers to decimal.
- Convert decimal numbers to binary.
- Sketch and label computer components, including MOSFETs, DRAM cells, 3-state buffers, and D flip flops.
- Calculate the output of an A-to-D converter, including when the input is out of range.
- Calculate the required sampling rate of an A-to-D converter.
- Determine the appropriate memory technology for a given application.
- Determine the appropriate processor type (microcontroller or microprocessor) for a given application.
- Identify and describe the technologies used in modern microprocessors.
- Describe the consequences of Moore's Law.

- Read Lesson 16. [Module Objectives 1-7]
- Watch the videos. [Module Objectives 1-7]
- Solve Tutorial 16. [Module Objectives 1-7]
- Solve and submit Homework 16. [Module Objectives 1-7]
- Solve Practice Quiz 16. Try to do it in under 20 minutes. [Module Objectives 1-7]
- Check your practice quiz answers against the solution below. [Module Objectives 1-7]
- Now you should be ready for Quiz 16. [Module Objectives 1-7]

Lesson 16 Computer Circuits. [Module Objectives 1-9]

Video
L16-1 Computer Circuits Part 1. [Module Objective 3]

Video L16-2 Computer Circuits Part 2. [Module Objective 3 and 6]

Video
L16-3 DRAM Details. [Module Objective 3]

Video
L16-4 RC Three-State Devices. [Module Objectives 1-9]

Video
L16-5 Analog to Digital Conversion. [Module Objectives 4 and 5]

Video
L16-6 Signal Conditioning Example. [Module Objectives 4 and 5]

Video
L16-7 Microprocessor History Part 1. [Module Objectives 7 and 8]

Video
L16-8 Microprocessor History Part 2. [Module Objectives 7 and 8]

Video
L16-9 Microprocessor History Part 3. [Module Objectives 7, 8 and 9]

Video
L16-10 Flip Flops. [Module Objective 3]

Video
L16-11 Review. [Module Objectives 3-9]

Video L16-1 Computer
Circuits Part 1. [Module Objective 3]

Video L16-2 Computer
Circuits Part 2. [Module Objective 3 and 6]

Video L16-3 DRAM Details. [Module
Objective 3]

Video L16-4 Three-State
Devices. [Module Objectives 1-9]

Video L16-5 Analog to Digital
Conversion. [Module Objectives 4 and 5]

Video L16-6 Signal
Conditioning Example. [Module Objectives 4 and 5]

Video L16-7
Microprocessor History Part 1. [Module Objectives 7 and 8]

Video L16-8
Microprocessor History Part 2. [Module Objectives 7 and 8]

Video L16-9
Microprocessor History Part 3. [Module Objectives 7, 8 and 9]

Video L16-10 Flip Flops. [Module
Objective 3]

Video L16-11 Review. [Module Objectives
3-9]

Microprocessors through the Ages (Power Point)

Modern Microprocessors: A 90-Minute Guide

Tutorial 16 Computer Circuits. [Module Objectives 1-9]

Homework 16. Computer Circuits. [Module Objectives 1-9]

Practice Quiz 16. [Module Objectives 1-9]

Practice Quiz 16 Solution. [Module Objectives
1-9]