Module title: Applied Robotics GA

SCQF level: 10:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: MEC10400
Module leader: James McWhinnie
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Mechanical Materials and Manufacturing Management
Prerequisites

Experience of advanced control system design


Description of module content:

Definition of terms; Classification of robots; Sub-systems and components; Sensing techniques including vision and interfaces; Actuators and drives;Handling and feeding devices in automation; Robot Programming concepts; automatic assembly

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1 Classify industrial Automation Devices and robots according to structure and operation
LO2 Identify appropriate sensors and how they are integrated into the system
LO3 Design a potential automation system for a robotic application
LO4 Apply knowledge of appropriate tools (including software tools) to design and implementation

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