Laboratory assignments in control systems

Structure Type: Course
Code: KL25AB95200
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Rajala, Heikki
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
AUTE-2013SAUT   2 spring   3.0   2015-01-02   2015-07-31  
AUTE-2014SAUT   2 spring   3.0   2016-01-01   2016-07-31  
AUTE-2015SAUT   2 spring   3.0   2017-01-01   2017-07-31  
AUTE-2016SAUT   2 spring   3.0   2018-01-01   2018-07-31  

Learning Outcomes

Students will learn about the basic connections involved in electrical and automation engineering. They will be competent in constructing an automation system, and they will gain insight into the regulations and technical aspects of installing electrical instruments.

Student's Workload

Will be announced at the beginning of the course.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No previous studies are required.


During the course, students will construct a small-scale automation system. The automation systems involve mechanics, programmable logic controllers, and various sensors, actuators and motor output. Students will design and programme a functioning system.

Recommended or Required Reading

- Lecture material
- Lecture demonstrations
- Assignments
- Product and software manuals

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

- Lectures
- Demonstrations
- Assignments

Assessment Criteria

1 Student knows the basics of the course.
3 Student knows the contents of the course well.
5 Student knows the contents of the course well and can apply their knowledge in practice.

Assessment Methods

Approved assignments

Work Placement