MG7017 – Robotics

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Module code
MG7017
Module title
Robotics
Prescription
To enable students to become familiar with modern industrial robot concepts, applications and programming
Programmes
  • EN1801
  • SC1001
NZQA Level
Level 7
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
60
Self directed hours
90
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1.Critique the concept, type and use of industrial robots and their axes of motion.
2.Critique the use of robot manipulators for a range of typical applications.
3.Analyse an industrial application and design a robot system to suit.
4.Programme a robot system to fulfil a specified task taking cognisance of safety.
Content
Types of robot and their component parts.
Axes of motion.
Power sources for robots.
Robot manipulators and their power supplies.
Control of robots.
Programming methods for a range of robotic functions.
System design for industrial applications.
Safety issues and safety systems.