NC Technology

Structure Type: Course
Code: KC23BK30011
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Kitinoja, Kimmo
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
KOTU-2013KOTU   2 spring   3.0   2015-01-02   2015-07-31  
KOTU-2014KOTU   2 spring   3.0   2016-01-01   2016-07-31  
KOTU-2015KOTU   2 spring   3.0   2017-01-01   2017-07-31  
KOTU-2016KOTU   2 autumn   3.0   2017-08-01   2017-12-31  

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, students will understand
- the basic control structures of the machine tool.
- the mechanical structure of a machine tool.
- programming of a machine tool.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 81 h, scheduled studies 40 h and autonomous studies 41 h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No previous studies are required.


- NC machines and structures
- Program structure and codes
- CAD/CAM systems

Recommended or Required Reading

- Eero Pikkarainen: NC-tekniikan perusteet

- Lesson materials

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

- Lessons
- Group work
- Presentations
- Laboratory work
- Independent study

Assessment Criteria

Grading will be announced during the course.

Assessment Methods

- Exam
- Exercises
- Presentations
- Active participation in the lessons