Checking date: 14/09/2020

Course: 2020/2021

Industrial Automation II
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Electronics and Automation Engineering (223)


Department assigned to the subject: Department of Systems Engineering and Automation

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Industrial Automation I
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 and concepts of automation and control methods. 2. the ability to apply their knowledge and understanding to identify, formulate and solve problems of industrial automation using established methods; 3. the ability to apply their knowledge and understanding to develop and realise designs of industrial automation systems to meet defined and specified requirements; 4. the ability to design and conduct appropriate experiments, interpret the data and draw conclusions; 5. Technical and laboratory skills. 6. the ability to select and use appropriate equipment, tools and methods; 7. the ability to combine theory and practice to solve engineering problems of industrial automation 8. capacity of collaborative teamwork
Description of contents: programme
This course has a practical character. The students automatize a real flexible manufacturing system, that includes: - Storage and transport automated systems - CNC machine tools - Industrial robots - Test systems To do that they must: - Program the controllers - Program the communication systems - Coordinate the cells of the flexible manufacturing system - Design and program a supervision system and a human-machine interface
Learning activities and methodology
- Practical work in the workshop (6 credits ECTS)
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100

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