Credits: 10

Schedule: 08.01.2019 - 02.04.2019

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

prof. Petri Kuosmanen

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After completion of the course the student is able to design and build a new mechatronic product or test equipment according to task description. He/she is able to work systematically in a multidisciplinary team and to analyse different alternative solutions and to make motivated decisions on basis of this. After completing the course the student is able to choose the essential methods, practices and components to design and build a mechatronic machine.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The aim of the course is to introduce the student into demanding mechatronics machine design and building using a practical project assignment. The projects are carried out as group assigments. Typical assignments are planning, building and testing of research equipment to be used in ongoing research projects.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course is built around a practical research project assignment including a literature survey and project results presentation. The project results are documented in a scientific paper.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contact teaching 24 h
Project work 170 h
Documentation 76 h

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Kon-41.4160 Mechatronics Project

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


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