About the Course
The workshop introduces the architectural details as well as programming tips and tricks to quickly get started on these platforms. The workshop is organized with a night balance of theory as well as practical sessions to get a good handle on the capabilities of the development tool.
Topics CoveredSession 1 : Application Programming
Introduction to low power devices.
Launchpad board layout.
MSP430 microcontroller architecture.
Getting started with the CCS IDE to start writing program.
Interfacing with basic peripherals like LEDs, Switches and Buzzers etc.
Session 2 : Compiling Toolchains
Seven Segment display.
IR sensor (obstacle detection sensor).
Who should attendPeople completely new to programming, microcontrollers and electronics or people willing to interface a host of interfaces.
Pre-requisitesBasic Knowledge on Electronics and programming
What you need to bringLaptop with Windows 7 OS
Key TakeawaysProgramming Software
User Manual soft copy