Training program of automation (Part 1)
 
time: 2015-07-16

School of Automation Science and Engineering

South China University of Technology
Major code: 080602
Length of schooling: 4 years
2010 Curriculum Guide for undergraduates in School of Automation Science and Engineering. The following curriculum applies to students admitted to the Automation degree classification September 2010 or later.
Training Objectives
The major of automation synthetically applies the modern control theory, electrotechnics, electronics, computer hardware and software, computer network technology, information processing and systems engineering to develop improved technologies and products for the benefit of mankind. The automation Bachelor degree provides a strong technical background, from which graduates may enter into professional careers in fields such as industrial process control, computer applications, motion control, intelligent control, information processing, management and decision making, engineering, education, business, government, finance, bioinformatics, electric power company, software engineering company, bank, and so on, and have good ability in designing, manufacturing, analyzing, creativity, communication and team work. Many automation undergraduates continue their studies by taking postgraduate programs in automation, in preparation for careers in research and development.
Main Courses
Main courses in automation includes Circuit, Analog Electronics, Digital Electronics, Principles of Automatic Control, Microcomputer Principle, Computer Control Technology, Automatic Detection and Measurement Technology, Motor and Drive Foundation, Power Electronic Converting Technique, Process Control Instrumentation, Motion Control System, Process Control Engineering,and so on.
Degree conferred: Bachelor of Engineering
Curriculum in the School of Automation Science and Engineering
Candidates for the Bachelor of Engineering degree must complete 178 credits in course work, including practice work, shown in the curricula below.
Requirement Summary
Course Category
Course Request
Credits
Proportion
(%)
Total
Curriculum
Hours
Proportion
(%)
General Basic Course
Compulsory
62.5
44.0
932
40.7
Optional
16.0
11.3
256
11.2
Disciplinary Basic Courses
Compulsory
44.5
31.3
784
34.2
Optional
1.0
0.7
16
0.7
Specialty-related Courses
Compulsory
9.5
6.7
168
7.3
Optional
8.5
6.0
136
5.9
Total
Compulsory
116.5
82.0
1884
82.2
Optional
25.5
18.0
408
17.8

142.0
100.0
2292
100.0
Practices
 Compulsory
33.0

33weeks

Optional
3.0

96

Credits Requirement
142+3+33=178.0
Freshman Year
First Semester
Course Category
Course No
Course Title
C/O
Total Curriculum Hours
Credits
Class Hours
Computer-aided Class Hours
Lab Hours
General Basic Course
143093
Cultivation of Thought and Morals & Fundamental of Law
C
(36)


3.0
144001
Integrated English (1)
C
64


4.0
152001
Physical Education (1)
C
32


1.0
140001
Higher Mathematics I (1)
C
80


5.0
130009
Engineering Drawing
C
56


3.5
140013
Linear Algebra I
C
32


2.0
145006
Introduction to Computer Technology
O
40


2.5
Disciplinary Basic Courses
146038
Introduction to Automation
O
16


1.0
146039
Automation Newest Research Introduction
O
16


1.0
Practices
106002
Military Training
C
3W


3.0
Freshman Year
Second Semester
Course Category
Course No
Course Title
C/O
Total Curriculum Hours
Credits
Class Hours
Computer-aided Class Hours
Lab Hours
General Basic Course
143091
Skeleton of Chinese Modern History
C
24


2.0
144002
Integrated English (2)
C
64


4.0
152002
Physical Education (2)
C
32


1.0
106001
Military Principle
C
(16)


1.0
140002
Higher Mathematics I (2)
C
80


5.0
141003
General PhysicsⅡ(1)
C
64


4.0
141007
Physics Experiment(1)
C
32

32
1.0
146012
Advance Algorithm Language (C Language)
O
56


3.5
Disciplinary Basic Courses
135020
Circuit
C
64


4.0
Practices
105001
Public Service
C
1W


1.0
Sophomore Year
First Semester
Course Category
Course No
Course Title
C/O
Total Curriculum Hours
Credits
Class Hours
Computer-aided Class Hours
Lab Hours
General Basic Course
143106
Thought of Mao ZeDong and Theory of Socialism with Chinese Characteristics
C
48+(24)


6.0
144003
Integrated English (3)
C
64


4.0
152003
Physical Education (2)
C
32


1.0
141004
General PhysicsⅡ(2)
C
48


3.0
141008
Physics Experiment(2)
C
32

32
1.0
140015
Complex Function
C
32


2.0
140016
Integral Transformation
C
16


1.0
140014
Probability and Mathematical Statistics
C
32


2.0

Humanities Elective1
O
32


2.0
Disciplinary Basic Courses
135005
Circuit Experiment
C
16

16
0.5
135034
Analog Electronics Technique II
C
64


4.0
135043
Analog Electronics Technique Experiment
C
16

16
0.5
Practices
130043
Basic Industry Training
C
2W


2.0
Sophomore Year
Second Semester
Course Category
Course No.
Course Title
C/O
Total Curriculum Hours
Credits
Class Hours
Computer-aided Class Hours
Lab Hours
General Basic Course
143090
Fundamentals of Marxism Principle
C
36


3.0
152004
Physical Education (4)
C
32


1.0

Humanities Elective2
O
32


2.0
Disciplinary Basic Courses
155081
Digital Electronics Technique II
C
64


4.0
135045
Digital Electronics Technique Experiment
C
16

16
0.5
146002
Principles of Automatic Control
C
80


5.0
146008
Principles of Automatic Control Experiment
C
28
12
16
1.0
146005
Motor and Drive Foundation
C
48


3.0
146010
Motor and Drive Foundation Experiment
C
16

16
0.5
Practices
141074
Practice of Microelectronics Technology Ⅱ
C
2W


2.0
135070
Digital Electronics Technique Design Course
C
1W


1.0