Intelligent Inspection Systems

ADM80014 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent 
    This unit will be delivered both on-line and on-campus in Semester 2 2020. Please check your timetable for on campus locations 

Contact hours

  • 36 hours

2020 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

3 Aug 20 - 1 Nov 20

8 Dec 20

Last self enrolment:
16 Aug 20

31 Aug 20

Aims and objectives

To provide students with an understanding of the techniques available for non-contact inspection and measurement with an emphasis on the application of computer vision to the manufacturing industry.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Describe intelligent inspection systems and their applications to the manufacturing industry (K5, A2).
2. Identify the various sensing techniques available and how they are combined with other equipment and software to form inspection systems (K2, K5, A2, A4)
3. Apply some tools for inspection and measurement to simple problems (K1, K2, K3, K4, S1, S2, S3, A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7)
4. Explain some of the algorithms used in the simple digital image processing software (K2, A2, A3. A4)
5. Explain the trends in inspection technology development and their applications (K4, A2, A3, A4)