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Area/Catalogue
EEET 3044

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
106158

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Engineering

Course aim

To describe the design principles of mechatronic systems and to select key components and construct a system with industrial applications. 

Course content

Pneumatic systems: Components of pneumatic systems, symbols and drawings of pneumatic systems, Design and simulation. PLC programming: Components of PLC, Input/Output devices of PLC, PLC programming and simulation using EasyPort/EasyVeep, Mechatronic system integration. Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA): simulation and implementation using industry tools; industrial applications of mechatronic systems and examples.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x 6 weeks
Practical (Practice and Presentation) 3 hours x 12 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Assignment 1500 words 30% N/A
Group assignment 1200 words (group report) 20% N/A
Group project approx 3500 words per group 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

Dr Zorica Nedic
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School of Engineering

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