Course syllabus


EIEF06, 7,5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2020/21
Decided by: PLED E
Date of Decision: 2020-03-19

General Information

Compulsory for: IEA2
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The aim of the course is to give the student basic knowledge in Automation.
The course gives an overview of different kinds of sensors, actuators, communication
systems and operator interfaces common in industry. The course is intended to give an overview over 
safety, directives and standards. Another ambition of the course is to develop the written communication skills of the students.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Passed laboratory exercises and approved assignments are required.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.

Code: 0118. Name: Written Examination.
Credits: 4. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written examination.
Code: 0218. Name: Laboratory Work.
Credits: 3,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: To qualify for a a passing grade the laboratory work must be completed.


Admission requirements:

Assumed prior knowledge: FMAA50 Calculus and EITA40 Circuits and Measurements.
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: EIEF05

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Mats Lilja,
Course homepage:
Further information: Some of the compulsory elements are included in the Ing-Days.