13E032PSA - Practicum - Software Tools

Course specification
Course title Practicum - Software Tools
Acronym 13E032PSA
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Telecommunications and Information Technologies
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 3.0 Status elective
    Condition none
    The goal Introducing students with two software tools required for the study module: 1. MATLAB, 2. LabVIEW.
    The outcome Student should learn to use MATLAB and LabVIEW software packages independently. Practically, student should learn to start each software package, to define simulation, to start the simulation and to report the results.
    URL to the subject page
    URL to lectures
    Contents of lectures 1. Components of the MATLAB system. Manipulating Matrices.Mathematical operations on matrices. Graphics. Programming. Manipulating with data structures. Toolboxes. Demonstration of MATLAB possibilities. 2. Components of the LabVIEW. G - language. Virtual Instruments – VI. VIs environment. Graphical programming. Implementation of complex measurements. Demonstration of LabVIEW possibilities.
    Contents of exercises Demonstrations of the software tools. Laboratory exercises on defined problems.
    1. MATLAB Documentation, MathWorks.
    2. LabVIEW Operational Manual, Natioanal Instruments.
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    1 0 1.5
    Methods of teaching Lectures and numerical exercises are conducted through PowerPoint presentations and by using blackboard. Practical classes are held in the laboratory and include practical demonstrations and independent student exercises.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 30
    Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
    Colloquia 70
    Seminars 0