You will develop your knowledge of programming principles and techniques as a foundation to the range of programming skills that are required within the manufacturing industry. This will include essential mathematical and programming concepts that are used to define variables, data types, control structures and functions. The concepts of program flow and logic will also be introduced. Through a series of guided exercises, you will write programming code, trouble shoot existing code, and solve manufacturing related problems.
This unit also incorporates learning through practice by exposing you to authentic learning experiences. These experiences are placed at the centre of learning and assessment, for you to develop the skills, knowledge and behaviours necessary to respond to industry, community and/or global needs.
You will be introduced to:
- a range of methods, tools, techniques and approaches to practice
- principles and perspectives such as values, ethics, empathy and leadership in real world scenarios
- reflection and deliberative thinking as a means of developing knowledge, skills, attitudes and aspirations
- ways of understanding problems and developing solutions through active inquiry
|Unit name||Programming for Manufacturing|
Simon Little, Rob Lewis
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Cradle Coast||Term 2||On-Campus||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Identify and discuss the use of programming in manufacturing and production industries
- Apply programming principles and techniques to complete tasks and/or solve problems
- Appraise your skills and knowledge development in the context of programming for manufacturing
- Identify and evaluate the importance of quality in programming applications
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Field of Education|
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1. Industry Interviews (20%)
2. Portfolio (40%)
3. Programming Application 40%)
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