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Fundamentals of Programmable Logic Control

Module name (EN): Fundamentals of Programmable Logic Control
Degree programme: Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011
Module code: MST.SPS
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2V+2P (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 2
Semester: 6
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
German
Assessment:
Written exam 150 min.
Curricular relevance:
MST.SPS Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2012, semester 6, optional course, technical
MST.SPS Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019, semester 6, optional course, technical
MST.SPS Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011, semester 6, optional course, technical
Workload:
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 15 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
None.
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Schäfer
Lecturer:
Dipl.-Ing. Hans-Joachim Bohr


[updated 28.11.2012]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this course, students will be familiar with the structure, working methods and programming languages of programmable logic controllers. They will know the different types of control systems and be able to create, test and commission programs for simple control tasks.


[updated 05.10.2020]
Module content:
Lecture:
1. Basic structure of the PLC
2. Operation and operating modes of the PLC
3. Programming languages for PLC according to IEC 61131-3
4. Programming the SIMATIC S7 with STEP 7 (IL, LD, FBD)
5. Realizing logic controls
6. Function chart and GRAFCET as project planning tool for sequencial control systems
7. Using chains of steps for sequencial controls
8. Realization of sequencial controlc with the sequential function chart S7-Graph
 
Practical course with different models:
1. Designing and programming logic controls
2. Designing and programming sequential controls with a chain of steps
3. Designing and programming sequencial controls with S7-Graph


[updated 05.10.2020]
Recommended or required reading:
Transparencies
Wellenreuther/Zastrow, Automatisieren mit SPS: Theorie und Praxis, Springe Vieweg  
Wellenreuther/Zastrow, Automatisieren mit SPS: Übersichten und Übungsaufgaben, Springer Vieweg  
Wellenreuther/Zastrow, Steuerungstechnik mit SPS, Vieweg Fachbücher
Berger, Automatisieren mit STEP 7 in AWL und SCL, Hrsg.: Siemens AG, Publicis-MCD-Verlag Erlangen
 


[updated 05.10.2020]
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