MG7017 – Robotics
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To enable students to become familiar with modern industrial robot concepts, applications and programming
- Directed hours
- Self directed hours
- Total learning hours
- 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.
- 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.
- Assessment Criteria
- Assessment 1Projects30