Back to all courses

Automation

Individual course

Max amount of FITech adult learners: 15

Max amount of degree students from other universities: 5

The course focuses on the following topics:

  • IEC61131-3 programming languages, feedback devices, automation hardware and software
  • Fieldbuses
  • Basics of servo drive dynamics, utilising Simulink models in PLC systems
  • C/C++ languages in PLC systems
  • HMI, OPC, IoT in automation
  • Introduction to safety in automation

Upon completion of the course the student will be able to:

  1. apply automation and digital control theory to practical implementations
  2. use the analog and digital communication techniques applied to automation
  3. apply fieldbuses
  4. formulate a dynamic system model of motor drives
  5. simulate servo motor driven mechatronic systems
  6. construct controllers and models of dynamic systems using IEC61131-3 and C programming languages
  7. select a proper controller structure
  8. work in a group solving automation and control problems.

These skills are important in industry as intelligent automation systems are needed in various applications.

More information in LUT University’s WebOodi course page.

You can get a digital badge after completing this course.

Responsible teacher

LUT University
Tuomo Lindh

Contact person for applications

FITech
Pilvi Lempiäinen , Service designer
Start the application process
Start the application process
Category:
ICT Studies
Topics:
Digitalisation,
Industrial internet,
Programming,
Software engineering
Course code:
BL40A2810
Credits:
6 ECTS
Teaching period:
2.9.–13.12.2019
Application deadline:
Application period has ended.
Host university:
LUT University
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Level of studies:
Advanced
Teaching methods:
Online
Language:
English
General prerequisites:
Basics of programming.