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PHYS 421       (2-3-3)             Programming Microcomputer Systems


Introduction to Software development, microprocessor instruction set, microprocessor assemblers, features of assemblers, assembly language programming, loops and arrays, arithmetic, character manipulation, subroutine macros, tasks of software developments, program design, coding, debugging, testing and documentation.  The course includes one weekly laboratory session related to the subject.


Prerequisites: PHYS 345, PHYS 346