6.111 Introductory Digital Systems Laboratory

As taught in: Fall 2002

A photo of an exposed circuit board sitting in front of a monitor.

Circuit board testing. (Photo courtesy of openphoto.net.)




Prof. Don Troxel

Prof. James Kirtley

Course Features

Course Description

6.111 consists of lectures and labs on digital logic, flipflops, PALs, counters, timing, synchronization, finite-state machines, and microprogrammed systems. Students are expected to design and implement a final project of their choice: games, music, digital filters, graphics, etc. The course requires extensive use of VHDL for describing and implementing digital logic designs. 6.111 is worth 12 Engineering Design Points.