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Automation and Control Systems

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IMEP0301
Type: Compulsory / Basic Studies
Curriculum: KT 2014EM
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 1 (2014-2015)
Credits: 5 cr
Responsible Teacher: Nieminen, Juha
Language of Instruction: English

Courses During the Academic Year 2014-2015

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
4I-EM-4N2015-03-02 – 2015-05-17Olli TuovinenEnglish2014-12-08 – 2015-03-06

Learning Outcomes

The student knows the structure of large-scale automation systems and their implementations from the point of view of energy industry as well as other industry and facilities using efficient, large-scale automation systems.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 135 h
- of which scheduled studies: 70 h
- of which autonomous studies: 65 h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

IKTA0402 Mechanical automation


The knowledge of logics is deepened in the course, e.g. through efficient logic systems and processing of analogue signals. Smart sensors used in logic controls and larger control and automation entities are also looked into.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Material provided by the teacher.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures and exercises.

Assessment Criteria

1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
5: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently and is able apply the learnt knowledge in new contexts.

Assessment Methods

Exam and assessed exercises.