- One Semester or equivalent
- 51 Hours
On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.
Aims and objectives
This unit aims to provide students with an understanding of software based tools for the development of virtual instruments for use in real world data acquisition and measurement systems. The knowledge gained will be used to complete an instrumentation project.
|Unit Learning Outcomes|
|On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:|
|#||Unit Learning Outcome Description|
|ULO1||Generate data acquisition applications that utilise GUIs and Virtual Instruments. (K1, K2, K3, S1)|
|ULO2||Assess and apply suitable programming structures and data types to display and log data. (A4, K2, K3, S1)|
|ULO3||Select and apply suitable interfacing techniques in order to capture data from real devices. (K1, K2, K3, S1)|
|ULO4||Justify intelligent solutions to data acquisition problems. (A2, A4, K5, S1, S3)|
|ULO5||Design and Construct a digital solution to a data acquisition problem and demonstrate its effectiveness. (A5, A6, A7, K2, K3, S1, S3)|