(A high level overview of the aims of the course, student activities, nature of assessment.)
Mechatronics is a course with strong practical and theoretical components. The course is being offered as a project based learning experience, which mostly contributes to the practical component, while the lectures aim to impart the basics necessary to complete the projects as well as to develop abstract thinking skills pertaining to automation. Components of assessment are Mid-term and End-term exams, Project, Lab record and Surprise quizes.
11. Course Aims
(Specific details of what the course intends to achieve in terms of student knowledge and ability. Items should begin with phrases such as “To provide students with …”, “To enable students to …”, “To develop students’ skills in …” and so on.)