Logic Circuits
TeachersFURUKAWA, FumihitoStaffInfo
Grade, SemesterYear 2 1st semest [Department of Information and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering]
CategoryBasic Major Subjects
Elective, CreditsRequisites 2credit
 Syllabus Number3A203

Course Description

We learn the followings:
(1)Logic algebra and logic function
(2)Logic element
(3)Combinational logic circuit
(4)Sequential circuit
(5)Arithmetic circuit

Course Objectives

This course aims to provide an understanding of basic theory and design method of logic circuits.

Grading Policy

The grade of students will be calculated according to the following process: quiz score 40%, intermidiate examination score 30%, final examination score 30%. To pass, students must earn at least 60 points out of 100.

Textbook and Reference

TextbookLogic circuitsHiroto YasuuraCORONA PUBLISHING, ISBN: 978-4-339-01820-2


Learning materials for each class will be carried on LMS in advance. For preparation, students are expected to read the textbook and the materials. After classes, take a quiz in order to check your understanding of the class content. The preparation and after-class learning will take one hour each.


This course is a required subject in the JABEE program, and corresponds to the items 4-3 in learning and achievement goals.


1Fundamentals of digital systems
Logic algebra and logic functions
3Logic Element

4Karnaugh map

5Minimization of logical expressions using Karnaugh map
6Combinational logic circuit
7Intermidiate examination
9Finate state machine
Minimizing the number of states in finite state machines
11Finite state machines using sequential circuit
12Sequential circuit design (1)
Sequential circuit design (2)

14Arithmetic circuit
15Summary and final examination