Course syllabus

Automationsteknik, fortsättningskurs
Automation, Advanced Course

EIEF20, 7,5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2012/13
Decided by: Education Board 4
Date of Decision: 2012-02-14

General Information

Compulsory for: IEA3
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


To give the student deepened knowledge and skills in  automation

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

be able to analyze a given automation system

be able to describe abd account for a setup for automation

be able to analyze certain computer controlled systems

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

be able to implement controllers in a computer

be able to perform calculations necessary for the design of automation systems

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

be able to evalute various automation solutions


Industriella kommunikationssystem

Scada and RTU

Real time systems in automation

Event driven systems

Time discrete control

Computers in control

Robot technology


Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Approved laborations and a written exam


Admission requirements:

Required prior knowledge:
The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Mats Lilja,
Director of studies: Henriette Weibull,