Checking date: 05/07/2021

Course: 2021/2022

Automatization of industrial systems
Study: Master in Robotics and Automation (77)


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

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


* To get to know the Automation foundations in industrial sysems. * Capacity for dealing with simple automation projects * To get to know the equipment usually used in industry in the automation process.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Presentation of the subject and Introduction 2. Logic Systems: Logic Systems Representation. State Diagrams. Functional Diagram 3. Tecnologies. Automata Programming (Execution modes, languages programming, common elements) 4. Ladder Programming. 5. Grafcet (SFC) 6. Actuators and Sensors
Learning activities and methodology
Theoretical and experimental lectures, student work in the labs, individual tutorials and personal work of the student.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 10
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Flavio Bonfatti, Paola Daniela Monari, Umberto Sampieri. IEC 61131-3 Programming Methodology: Software Engineering Methods for Industrial Automated Systems. ICS Triplex. 2003
  • . International Standard IEC 61131-3.. IEC. 1993

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.