Software Design for Industrial Automation

Contract education

Computer Science

Applications of AI

The course aims to understand how industrial automation systems work and the role software plays in factory floor operation.

After completing the course, the participants/student shall be able to:

  • Identify the challenges in design and development of software for industrial automation.
  • Identify the role of software in industrial automation.
  • Develop simple industrial automation control applications using structured text and ladder logic.
  • Design a simple control software using state-machine based design and implement this design using structure text/Ladder logic.
  • Motivate the need for adopting industry 4.0 as the future of industrial automation

The course is provided as contract education and is subject to a fee. Please contact Luleå University of Technology for more information