Checking date: 10/07/2020


Course: 2020/2021

Production and manufacturing systems
(14763)
Study: Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering (221)


Coordinating teacher: DIAZ ALVAREZ, ANTONIO

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Mechanical Engineering

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS

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Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
By the end of this subject, students will be able to have: 1. knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of production and manufacturing systems, metrology and control of quality. 2. the ability to apply their knowledge and understanding to identify, formulate and solve problems related to production and manufacturing systems, metrology and control of quality using established methods; 3. the ability to apply their knowledge and understanding to analyse engineering products, processes and methods; 4. an understanding of design methodologies of production and manufacturing systems, and an ability to use them. 5. workshop and laboratory skills in production and manufacturing systems. 6. the ability to select and use appropriate equipment, tools and methods to solve problems related to production and manufacturing systems, metrology and control of quality; 7. an understanding of applicable techniques and methods in production and manufacturing systems, metrology and control of quality, and of their limitations;
Description of contents: programme
Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Manufacturing processes and systems. Chapter 3: Manufacturing costs. Production times. Chapter 4: Design and manufacturing. Concurrent engineering. Chapter 5: Measurment process, metrology and control of quality Chapter 6:Fundamentals of automation for production and manufacturing systems.
Learning activities and methodology
- Master classes - Practical classes in reduced groups: problems and cases studies. - Individual tutorships and personal student work; oriented to the acquisition of theoretical concepts. - Laboratory practices: 4 sessions of 2 hours To pass the subject it is compulsory to pass the laboratory practices, for which it is necessary to do them and obtain an APTO grade, or otherwise, to take an exam corresponding to the laboratory practices as part of the final exam of the subject, which will have a 30% weight in the final exam grade.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • REGH, A.R.. Computer-Integrated Manufacturing. Prentice Hall. 2001
  • SINGH, N.. Systems Approach to Computer-Integrated Design and Manufacturing. Ed. John Wiley & Sons. 1996
  • Serope Kalpakjian. Manufacturing Engineering And Technology.. Addison-Wesley Pub. 2001

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.