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Production automation planning

Individual course

Core content of the course:

  • Production automation devices for material handling and storage such as industrial robots, feeders and conveyors. Implementation of such devices in production automation. Safety in production automation.
  • Production line layout design. Basic design principles of a production automation system.
  • Design for assembly.

After completing the course, the student

  • will be able to understand the principles of production automation systems in discrete automation.
  • is familiar with the common automation devices used in a production system and can select right devices to a production line.
  • is able to design products with the easy assembly in mind.
  • learns how to implement modern digital manufacturing software to design a production line for a given task.
  • understands the principles of the production line control systems, safety and the basics of automation components.

Course lectures will be organised online via Microsoft Teams.

More information in Tampere University’s study guide.

Responsible teacher

Tampere University
Eeva Järvenpää
eeva.jarvenpaa(at)tuni.fi

Contact person for applications

FITech
Pilvi Lempiäinen , Head of study services
pilvi.lempiainen(at)fitech.io
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Category:
Technical studies
Topic:
Automation engineering
Course code:
MEI-56006
Credits:
5 ECTS
Price:
0 €
Level:
Teaching period:
Spring 2021
Application deadline:
Application dates will be announced later
Host university:
Tampere University
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Teaching methods:
Blended
Place of contact learning:
Tampere
Language:
English
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