ASE-2927 Systems Engineering in Automation, 5 cr

Person responsible

Mikko Salmenperä, Jari Seppälä


Implementation Period Person responsible Requirements
ASE-2927 2019-01 3 - 4 Mikko Salmenperä

Learning Outcomes

This course is designed to give the student an introduction to the systems engineering process and introduce to the student to critical issues in the field of systems engineering applied to the factory automation domain. After the course student should be able to organize a system development project. Student should understand the need and relationships between different models. S/he should be able to model given problem with UML.


Content Core content Complementary knowledge Specialist knowledge
1. Basic principles of systems engineering, System Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Adaptive SDLC, Unified Modeling Language (UML).      
2. History; Methodologies; Tools and Techniques; and the modeling of systems for SE      
3. Applications and Practice of SE to the Factory Automation domain   The knowledge of OO programming languages (e.g. C++, Java)    

Instructions for students on how to achieve the learning outcomes

Final exam (80%) AND the exercises (20%) of the final grade.

Assessment scale:

Numerical evaluation scale (0-5)

Partial passing:

Completion parts must belong to the same implementation

Study material

Type Name Author ISBN URL Additional information Examination material
Book   Object-Oriented Analysis and Design: With the Unified Process   J. W. Satzinger, R. B. Jackson, S. D. Burd   0-619-21643-3       Yes   

Correspondence of content

There is no equivalence with any other courses

Updated by: Tusa Arja, 10.10.2019