Intelligent Inspection Systems

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


  • One Semester or equivalent 

Contact hours

  • 36 hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2022 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

1 Aug 22 - 30 Oct 22

6 Dec 22

Last self enrolment:
14 Aug 22

31 Aug 22

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Sep 22

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)