Introduction to Manufacturing Simulation & Robotics

This module provides an insight into advanced manufacturing and robotics technologies. It covers the simulation, analysis and evaluation of manufacturing operation systems.

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On successful completion of this module students will be able to:

  • Critique and be able to explain the role of simulation modelling in systems design and analysis.
  • Apply the steps of a simulation project.
  • Develop simulation models of basic manufacturing, logistics and service systems.
  • Understand the fundamental principles underlying robotic technologies.
  • Realise the basic capabilities of modern robotic technologies and applications.
  • Demonstrate a high level of competency in applying systems simulation and in understanding the basic requirements of novel automation projects where robots are planned to be introduced.

Learn from world renowned academic staff in Ireland’s leading, future focused and globally recognised colleges.

Gain an accredited NFQ qualification/micro credential that you may count towards a full award if you so wish in the future.

Previous modules may be used as recognition of prior learning towards Advance Centre degree programmes.

Equip yourself with the latest in demand skillset, tools, know-how and knowledge to succeed in your career.

Gain a competitive edge, influence growth and steer strategic goals in your organisation upon completion of your studies with the Advance Centre.

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