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Computer Aided Manufacturing

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IKTA0303
Type: Compulsory / Professional Studies
Curriculum: KT 2014V
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 2 (2015-2016)
Credits: 4 cr
Responsible Teacher: Lindberg, Pertti
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2015-2016

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
8I-KT-2N2015-09-01 – 2016-03-12Pertti LindbergFinnish2015-08-14 – 2015-09-13
9I-KT-2V2015-08-21 – 2016-03-12Pertti LindbergFinnish2015-08-14 – 2015-09-13

Learning Outcomes

The student will be familiar with a state-of-art NC machine, its structure and the operation principles of the control system. The student will be able to write, read and edit programs written in ISO code or dialog code.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 108 h
- of which scheduled studies: 56 h
- of which autonomous studies: 52 h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No prerequisites.


Components of a NC machine tool, co-ordinate systems and operations. Operation of Heidenhain 426, i530 and Fanuc 10T control systems. Creating different program structures. Printing, saving and transferring programs to the machine tool.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Handouts provided by the teacher.
Brochures provided by manufacturers.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, exercises.

Assessment Criteria

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.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit.

Assessment Methods

Exercises and examination.