Computer Technology 1

7.5 credits

The AVR ATMEGA16, PIC16F877 or a similar microprocessor and a specific development card are used in the course. Practical work and lectures are based on the actual


The course consists of the following topics:

• programming in assembler

• computer hardware

• computer architecture

• address-, data- and control buses

• input and output units

• timers

• interrupts

• microprocessor, memory and memory handling

• higher level programs and assembler


Linnaeus University’s campus is located roughly 15 minutes with bicycle from the city centre. Campus is like a small society in its own right, with the university, student accommodation and student life all in one place. Everything happens on campus – here you become part of a creative knowledge environment and an eventful student life.

What will you find when exploring Växjö? There is a great selection of restaurants and cosy cafés. There is a large lake in the city centre, beautiful nature is always nearby. Many students enjoy the combination of the city centre in Växjö and life on campus. This is where your dream of the future begins!