Faculty of Engineering Technology
Mechatronics Engineering Department
 
 

Curriculum for the Master Degree Program
In Mechatronics engineering/
Comprehensive Exam  Track
 

                                   Course Description

The
Study Plan for the Master degree in Mechatronics Engineering Program / comprehensive exam  track consists of (33) credit hours distributed as follows:-
 

Course No. Requirements Credit Hours (Cr.H)
1

Core Courses

21

2

Elective Courses

12
Total   33

 

Summary

Total Credit Hours

33

Theoretical Credit Hours

33


Specialization Fields
 

 Fields Category

Fields No.

General

0

Electrical Circuits

1

Electronics

2

Electromagnetic & Communications

3

Measurement & Control

4

Machines

5

Computer Systems

6

Drive & Automation

7

Special Topics

8

Comprehensive Exam

9


First: Program requirements
1. This plan complies with the instructions for master degree at Al Balqa' Applied University.
2. Applicants to the master degree in mechatronics  must hold an engineering bachelor in discipline
  from an accredited institution in one of the following fields: Electro-mechanic systems,
 mechatronics,  electrical power engineering, computer engineering, communication engineering,
 mechanical engineering chemical engineering , thermal & hydraulic machines, medical
 engineering, industrial automation, control engineering systems, automatic electrical drive
 systems.


Second: Pre-requisite courses will be identified for each student based on his/her field at the bachelor level


Third: The Study Plan for the master in Mechatronics Engineering degree consists of 33 credit hours as follows;

A- Obligatory Courses: (21 Cr. H.):

Course No.

Course

Cr. H.

Weekly Hours

Prerequisite

Lecture

Lab.

515018701

Advanced Engineering Mathematics

3

3

-

--

515018741

Modeling & Simulation of Dynamical Systems

3

3

-

 

515018742

Advanced Industrial Instrumentation and Control

3

3

-

 

515018771

Embedded System for Mechatronics

3

3

-

 

515018772

Power Electronic & Electric Drives

3

3

-

 

515018773

CAD/CAM

3

3

-

 

515018774

Electro-pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems

3

3

-

 

Total

21

21

-

 

 

B- Elective Courses: (12 Cr. H.):

The student is allowed to select ( 12 Cr. H.) from the specialization elective courses offered by the department:
 

Course No.

Course

Cr. H.

Weekly Hours

Prerequisite

Lecture

Lab.

515018742

Advanced Digital Signal Processing & Control Systems

3

3

-

 

515018744

Machinery Dynamics & Vibrations

3

3

-

 

515018762

Artificial Intelligence Systems

3

3

-

 

515018764

Image Processing

3

3

-

 

515018775

Real-time Robotics Systems

3

3

-

 

515018782

Special Topics in Mechatronics

3

3

-

 


C- Comprehensive Exam:

Course No.

Course

Cr. H.

Weekly Hours

Prerequisite

Lecture

Lab.

515018793

Comprehensive Exam

9

-

-

 

Total

9

-

-

 

** Pre-requisite: the student should successfully pass all courses required for Master  degree with GPA not less than 3out of 4, before applying to this exam

First Year

Second Semester

First Semester

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

3

Advanced Industrial Instrumentation & Control

515018742

3

Advanced Engineering Mathematic

515018701

3

Power Electronics & Electric Drives

515018772

3

Embedded Systems for Mechatronics

515018771

3

CAD/CAM

515018773

3

Modeling & Simulation of Dynamical Systems

515018741

9

Total

9

Total

 

Second Year

Second Semester

First Semester

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

3

Elective Course

 

3

Electro-Pneumatic & Hydraulic Systems

515018774

3

Elective Course

 

3

Elective Course

 

 

 

 

3

Elective Course

 

6

Total

9

Total


 

   
 
 
 
Faculty of Engineering Technology - 2009