The Industrial Automation & Robotics Degree Programme equips the individual with the theoretical and practical capabilities in the field of electrical, electronics, control, automation, management and robotics. One holding the Industrial Automation & Robotics Degree will be competent at all stages of the job, from the installation and commissioning of the automated process and Robotics, to testing maintenance and management of the system. Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)
To produce Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technologist who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative which will contribute towards the human capital in Industrial Automation and Robotics engineering technology related industry.
To produce Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technologist who have effective leadership and team work skills as well as verbal, non-verbal and interpersonal communication skills to support their role in industry.
To produce Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technologist who are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement.
To produce Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technologist who practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility.
To produce Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technologist who are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities.
Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs) PLO 1
Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals and an engineering specialization to defined and applied Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology procedures, processes, systems or methodologies. PLO 2
Identify, formulate, research literature and solve broadly-defined Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology problems reaching substantiated conclusions using analytical tools appropriate to their discipline or area of specialization. PLO 3
Design solutions for broadly-defined Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology problems and contribute to the design of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety, cultural, societal and environmental considerations. PLO 4
Conduct investigations of broadly-defined Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology problems; locate, search and select relevant data from codes, data bases and literature, design and conduct experiments to provide valid conclusion. PLO 5
Select and apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern engineering tools, including prediction and modelling, to broadly-defined Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology activities, with an understanding of the limitation. PLO 6
Function effectively as an individual, and as a members or leader and in diverse technical teams. PLO 7
Communicate effectively on broadly-defined Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology activities with the engineering community and with society at large, by being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations and give and receive clear instructions. PLO 8
Demonstrate understanding of the societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities and norms of engineering technology practice. PLO 9
Understand and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of engineering technology practice PLO 10
Understand the impact of engineering solutions in a societal context and demonstrate knowledge of and the need for sustainable development PLO 11
Demonstrate an awareness and understanding of management, business practices and technopreneurial competencies. PLO 12
Recognize the need for and have the ability to engage in independent and lifelong learning.