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Embedded Systems UE

level of course unit

Second cycle, Master

Learning outcomes of course unit

• are able to analyze the demands placed on an embedded system and, based on that analysis, select appropriate embedded systems for the task at hand
• are able to create the development environment needed for an embedded system
• are able to create and implement simple programs (operation, processing sensor data, connecting to actuators, communication)

prerequisites and co-requisites

According admission requirements

course contents

• Familiarization with the platforms (e.g. Raspberry Pi) and the development environment
• Carrying out simple applications regarding the processing of sensors and the controlling of actuators
• Implementing the different methods of data transmission
• Carrying out a complex final project

recommended or required reading

• Berns, Schürmann, Trapp (2010): Eingebettete Systeme: Systemgrundlagen und Entwicklung eingebetteter Software, Vieweg+Teubner
• Eisenlöffl (2012): Embedded-Software entwickeln: Grundlagen der Programmierung eingebetteter Systeme - Eine Einführung für Anwendungsentwickler, dpunkt.verlag
• Lange, Bodgan, Schweizer (2015): Eingebettete Systeme: Entwurf, Modellierung und Synthese, De Gruyter Oldenbourg
• Noergaard (2012): Embedded Systems Architecture: A Comprehensive Guide for Engineers and Programmers, Newnes
• White (2011): Making Embedded Systems: Design Patterns for Great Software, O’Reilly
• Wüst (2010): Mikroprozessortechnik: Grundlagen, Architekturen, Schaltungstechnik und Betrieb von Mikroprozessoren und Mikrocontrollern, Vieweg+Teubner

assessment methods and criteria

final report

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods

practical course

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Director of Studies

year of study

1. study year

recommended optional program components

not applicable

course unit code

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type of course unit


mode of delivery


work placement(s)

not applicable