Microprocessor and Computer Architecture Syllabus

This page contains Syllabus of Microprocessor and Computer Architecture of BIT.

Title Microprocessor and Computer Architecture
Short Name
Course code BIT151
Nature of course Theory + Lab
Second Semester
Full marks 60+20+20
Pass marks 24 + 8 + 8
Credit Hrs 3
Elective/Compulsary Compulsary

Course Description

Course Description:

This course aims at providing fundamental knowledge about computer architecture, instruction cycle, components of microprocessor, Intel 8085 and assembly programming.

Course Objectives:

The main objective of this course is to provide basic knowledge of components of microprocessor, block diagram and assembly language programming using Intel 8085, SAP1 and SAP2 computer architecture, timing diagrams, instruction cycles, machine cycles, control unit, central processing unit, RISC, CISC, Direct Memory Access, interrupts, serial and parallel interfaces

Units and Unit Content

1. Introduction to Microprocessor
teaching hours: 6 hrs

1.1 Definition of Microprocessor Components : Registers, ALU, Control and Timing, System Buses (Address, Data, Control), Microprocessor System with Bus Organization

1.2 SAP-1 Architecture: Block Diagram, and Function of each Block

      SAP-1 Instructions :LDA, ADD, SUB, OUT, HLT

       Fetch and Execution Cycle of SAP-1 Instructions with Timing


          • Fetch Cycle: Address State, Increment State, Memory State

          • Execution Cycle of LDA only

Lab and Practical works