Factory Automation (Dept Elec-II) (2173410)  

5
Credit
3 + 2 + 0
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 20 + 10
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
30 + 0 + 20
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Prerequisite
Zeal to learn the Subject
Rationale
To make the students understand the concepts & broad principles of automation in Factories/industries.
Course Outcome
After the successful completion of this course, the student will be able:
1. To identify potential areas for automation and justify need for automation
2. To select suitable major control components required to automate a process or an activity
3. To translate and simulate a real time activity using modern tools and discuss the benefits of automation.
4. To identify suitable automation hardware for the given application

Active Learning
The concerned faculty member shall provide the list of peer reviewed Journals and Tier-I and Tier-II Conferences relating to the subject (or relating to the area of thesis for seminar) to the students in the beginning of the semester. The same list will be uploaded on GTU website during the first two weeks of the start of the semester. Every student or a group of students shall critically study 2 papers, integrate the details and make presentation in the last two weeks of the semester. The GTU marks entry portal will allow entry of marks only after uploading of the best 3 presentations.