Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
In this unit, you will learn about the key fundamentals of digital control systems. You will learn about the real-life application of digital control systems as well as picking up vital skills in problem solving and critical thinking. A range of learning methodologies will be employed in this unit including face to face and on-line lectures and tutorials, laboratory classes, site visits and presentations.
|Unit name||Digital Control Systems|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Cradle Coast||Term 3||On-Campus||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.
|LO1||Explain industry and social contexts of digital control systems.|
|LO2||Apply theory and key concepts to design and build digital control system elements|
|LO3||Document a digital control system design to industry standards|
|LO4||Identify, evaluate and use relevant discipline tools and techniques|
|LO5||Identify and evaluate relevant behaviours, principles and perspectives in the workplace|
|LO6||Use reflective and deliberative thinking to generate plans for self-development|
|LO7||Apply practice and discipline-based skills and knowledge to communicate solutions to real world problems|
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $1,190.00||2020: $2,798.00||031300|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
Teaching material and tutorial support will be provided weekly through MyLo during the term.
Students will be required to attend two to three on campus practical sessions per term (2-3 hours per session).
Internet access is required for this course as students are required to access study materials provided online through MyLO. Please log into MyLO on the first day of each teaching period.
AT1: Quizzes/Online Tasks (20%)
AT2: Solution Proposal (30%)
AT3: Project Report (50%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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