IMCT314 – Industrial Control Systems

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Module code
IMCT314
Module title
Industrial Control Systems
Prescription
To gain a broad operational and theoretical knowledge of the principles associated with Industrial Control Systems
Programmes
  • TE1601
NZQA Level
Level 3
NZQA Credits
13
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
75
Self directed hours
55
Total learning hours
130
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1. Demonstrate knowledge of control valves, actuators, and positioners
2. Demonstrate knowledge of programmable logic controllers (PLCs)
3. Demonstrate knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic control equipment
Content
As specified in the outcomes and the performance criteria for the unit standards listed
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Learning will be by way of structured distance learning, either by hardcopy written material and assessments or by on-line learning and assessment. In addition, structured practical learning will take place where students are given a range of tasks to complete and observations to make from their practical findings.
Students will be encouraged to research some aspects of their theory and practical by way of reference to manufacturers’ instructions and device specification sheets which may be via library/database and/or internet searches.
Assessment Criteria
Achievement of a pass grade in all portfolios.