IELEG2113 - Programmable Circuits


New from the academic year 2021/2022

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 4 hours E

Course content

Programmable logic circuits. Structure of digital systems. High level description of digital HW using VHDL. Design and verification of digital systems.

Learning outcome


The candidate must be able to:

a) Explain principles and methods for the construction of digital systems using high-level modeling language and design tools.

b) Explain principles and methods for verification and test of a digital system.

c) Explain how digital logic functions can be implemented in programmable circuits.


The candidate must be able to:

a) Use a high-level modeling language to describe simple digital systems.

b) Use computer tools to implement digital systems in a programmable circuit.

c) Use computer tools to simulate and verify the functionality of a digital system.

General competence

The candidate must be able to:

a) Specify, design and implement a digital system.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures. Problem solving. Project work. Guidance.

Compulsory exercises that include training in computer tools and programming in VHDL.

Compulsory assignments

  • Oblig

Further on evaluation

Written digital exam. Grade: Letter grade.

Postponed exam in August (could be oral examination).

Approved compulsory work requirements are valid until the following academic year.

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Computer Science (BIDATA)
Electrical Engineering (BIELEKTRO)

Course materials

Stated at the start of the semester.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Electronics
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Electronic Systems


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam 100/100 E 2021-12-10 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
M433-Eksamensrom 4.etg Mustad, Inngang A 10
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