Automation-Mechatronics Electrical and Robotics Systems

Provided by: Ivy Tech

This course covers the basics of electrical components in a complex mechatronic system including robotic automation; Based upon a physical system, students will learn the basic functions and physical properties of electrical components, and the roles they play within the system; Technical documentation such as data sheets, schematics, timing diagrams, robotic programs and system specifications will also be covered; By understanding the complete system, the flow of energy through the system and measurements on the components, students will learn and apply troubleshooting strategies to identify, localize and (where possible) to correct malfunctions; Preventive maintenance and safety issues for electrical components within the system will be discussed;

Course Objectives:

  • 1 Understand the hazards of electromechanical equipment and apply safe working practices
  • 2 Describe the basic functions and design of a robotic mechatronic system
  • 3 Apply basic knowledge of robot physics in a mechatronics system

Course ID

ADMF 122


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Ivy Tech


Communication, Critical Thinking, Personal Effectiveness, Mechatronic Fundamentals, Robotics, Automation, Electricity Safety

Method of Delivery

Face to Face

Estimated Effort

64 hours