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Automation Systems

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IKTS2211
Type: Optional obligatory / Professional Studies
Curriculum: KT 2014V
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 3 (2016-2017)
Credits: 4 cr
Responsible Teacher: Rantasalo, Marko
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2016-2017

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
1I-KT-4N2016-09-01 – 2016-10-31Marko RantasaloFinnish2016-08-22 – 2016-09-19
2 2016-08-26 – 2016-12-31Marko RantasaloFinnish2016-08-22 – 2016-09-19

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 cource: 108 h
- of which scheduled studies: 56 h
- of which autonomous studies: 52 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 control and automation entities are also looked into, e.g. via form of servo- and proportional systems.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Material provided by the teacher.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, asignment, laboratory 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

Exam and assessed exercises.