The course is included in these curricula and study modules

Manufacturing automation - Machine automation


Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

3 cr

Learning outcomes

To give basic knowledge of binary sensors and how to choose sensors for various applications. The student shall also gain knowledge of how an automated system with sensors is constructed.

Course contents

Area of use of binary sensors.
Connection of a sensors to an automated system.
Features and pronciples of different types of sensors.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Electrical Engineering

Recommended or required reading


Study activities

  • Lectures
  • Laborations


  • Total workload of the course: 0 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 0 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Written tests


Herrman Rene

Group size

No limit

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