Computer Aided Electrical Design

Structure Type: Course
Code: ISTA0401
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Esala, Tapani
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
I-ST-2010   2 autumn   3.0   2011-08-22   2011-12-23  
I-ST-2011   2 autumn   3.0   2012-08-24   2012-12-18  
I-ST-2012   2 autumn   3.0        
I-ST-2013   2 autumn   3.0        
ST-2014   2 autumn   3.0        
ST-2015   2 autumn   3.0        

Learning Outcomes

The student is introduced to CAD systems, their features and use. Having completed the study unit the student is able to prepare elementary electrical drawings using CAD software.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 81 h
- of which scheduled studies: 42 h
- of which autonomous studies: 39 h


Learning to design and draw general diagrams in electrical engineering and automation technology by doing exercises and assignments, getting acquainted with the functions of CAD systems.

Recommended or Required Reading

Material provided by the teacher

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Guided exercises with computers.

Assessment Criteria

5: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently and combine the knowledge with previously learnt in various contexts.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise themethods learnt during the study unit.

Assessment Methods

Exam, exercises and class work assessed.