Structure Type: Course
Code: KC03CE40240
Type: Elective
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 4.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Alarinta, Jarmo
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
BIOEL-2013   4 autumn   4.0   2016-08-01   2016-12-31  
BIOEL-2014   4 autumn   4.0   2017-08-01   2017-12-31  

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, students will
- be familiar with various types of robots
- be capable of inspecting robots
- know how to use robots in factory automation and other areas where robotics are used
- be familiar with the structure, properties, co-ordinations of robots, as well as the additional devices used in robots
- be competent in handling and programming industrial robots using online and offline methods of programming
- be competent in designing and selecting devices for the automatic handling of products.

Student's Workload

Will be announced at the beginning of the course.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Basics of automation and Process automation


- Types of robots
- Mechanical structure of industrial robots
- Control systems, properties, co-ordinations, and additional devices
- Handling an ABB industrial robot, online and offline programming
- Handling a Motoma robot, online programming
- Handling robots and programming exercises in the laboratory.

Recommended or Required Reading

- Lecturer's material
- Demonstrations during lectures
- Assignments
- Product and programming manuals from importers
- Kuivanen R. Robotiikka. Suomen Robottiyhdistys Ry

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures and assignments, independent study

Assessment Criteria

Rating 1 Students master the learning outcomes satisfactorily.
Rating 3 Students master the learning outcomes as well.
Rating 5 Students master the learning outcomes to be commended.

Assessment Methods

Approve assignments and examination

Work Placement