Mechanisms and Controlling Mechanisms

Structure Type: Module
Code: IKTX0402
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 26.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Billing, Mika
Teacher Team: Gröndahl, Timo ; Mäkelä, Reijo ; Ketola, Pekka ; Rantasalo, Marko ; Prosi, Pirjo
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Learning Outcomes

The student learns to understand principles of machines and mechanisms. Also the purpose is to learn design machines and machine automation, for example designing different kind of mechanical pneumatic and hydraulic devices. The student learn also apply possibilities of programming (VisualBasic).

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 648 h


The following subjects are included in the study module:
IKTP0306 Electricity and Magnetism
IKTA0302 Strength of Materials
IKTA0402 Mechanical Automation
IKTA0403 Machine Elements
IKTP0404 Basics of Programming (Visual Basic)
IKTP0405 Entrepreneurship and Business Administration
IKTP0605 Technical English 2

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

The theoretical basis of the module will be studied in the subjects belonging to the module by means of lectures and assignments. The lessons and the assignments shall be linked to the ongoing project.

Assessment Methods

The subjects belonging to the module shall be graded individually 0-5.