IMCT504 – Functional Descriptions and Specifications
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Functional Descriptions and Specifications
To provide the student with knowledge of functional specifications as related to process control and automation systems such that they can analyse a functional specification for a system and be able to determine correct operation according to the specification or to develop a solution to meet the specification.
- Directed hours
- Self directed hours
- Total learning hours
- Learning Outcomes
- Explain the purpose of user and functional specifications for the defining of automated industrial processes
Develop user and functional requirement specifications for automated industrial processes
- -User and functional requirement specifications
-Functional specification presentation - block diagrams, functional process diagrams, text-based functional descriptions, Grafcet IEC 848, IEC 1131-3
- Teaching and Learning Strategy
- Learning will be by way of structured distance learning, either by hardcopy written material and assessment/s or by on-line learning and assessment. Students will be provided with essential learning material and will be encouraged to research some aspects by way of library/database and/or internet searches for pertinent material.
- Assessment Criteria
- Written Assessment50
Achievement of a pass grade in both the written assessment and project.