Taking ECE 391 Without Having Taken ECE 190

Notes prepared by Prof. S. Lumetta

There are a few concepts and skills that one learns in ECE 190 and that are expected from students who want to enroll in ECE 391 to have. Some of these can be obtained in other classes, but several have to be learned independently.

Can be obtained in other classes:

Will have to be learned independently:

So whatís the bottom line? If you havenít taken ECE 190 but want to enroll in ECE 391, youíll probably want to go to the library and read through the relevant sections of Patt and Patel (ECE 190 book). You may want to try your hand at using some of the things mentioned above. You can get assignments and pointers from the ECE 190 website.