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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Electrical Engineering Technology (EET)

EET 456 Automation and Robotics (4) Introduction to robotic systems and automation. Emphasis includes robot motion, control, and components, as well as programming PLCs.

EET 456 Automation and Robotics (4)

The objective of this course is to use a hands-on approach to introduce the basic concepts in robotics, focusing on mobile robots and illustrations of current state of the art applications. The course is offered at the senior undergraduate level with emphasis on kinematics, dynamics and control of robot arms. Course materials are tied to lab experiments in which students will work in teams to build and test mobile robots (such as LEGO-based robots).


General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: EET 331, CMPET 403 ; Prerequisite or concurrent:MATH 220;EET 433

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.