Bachelor’s degree programme 6.050702, Electromechanics

Qualification awarded: 
Bachelor of Electromechanics
Level of qualification : 
Bachelor
Specific admission requirements: 
None. The enrollment is carried out on the general grounds.
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning: 
None
Profile of the programme: 
he training of specialists in the field of Electromechanics meets the level of modern requirements in the branch of electromechanics. Electromechanics is a fundamental science which deals with electromechanical conversion of energy, it essentially influences the material culture of modern civilization. Technical application of electromechanics is based on profound knowledge in physics and mathematics, electroengineering and electronics, mechanics and material sciences, cybernetics and computational engineering; it obviously manifests itself in such sophisticated and ecological electromechanical converters as electric machines. Besides special technical habits, during the training, the students acquire profound knowledge in foreign language, micro- and macroeconomics, management and marketing in the sphere of production; these enables them to work in state and commercial enterprises for production, repair, designing, and operation of electromechanical converters and modern systems of electric drive; these also enables them to launch their private enterprises according to the specialty obtained; they are able to be well orientated in sophisticated state of international market of technical objects in the branch of electromechanics.
The total amount of the curriculum is 240 ECTS credits, including module of humanities and social subjects — 24 credits, module of fundamental, natural, and general economics 60 credits, module of professional and practical training — 156 credits.
Key learning outcomes: 

1. Subject area knowledge

  • Basic ideas of the structure of electromechanical systems (EMS).
  • Fundamentals of design of direct and alternating current electric machines.
  • Fundamentals of the structure and principles of calculation of modern systems of electric drive of technological plants.
  • Software which is used for calculation of EMS and for creating their mathematical models.
  • Modern knowledge in the branch of apparatus for protection and control which are used in electromechanical devices and systems.
  • Principles of the functioning and structure of systems of control of modern EMS.
  • Modern knowledge in the branch of microprocessor means and systems.
  • Intellectual control in EMS.
  • Planing and carrying out diagnostic inspection and testing of electrotechnical equipment. Decision passing according the results concerning maintenance, repair, and operation of electromechanical devices and systems.
  • Development of measures taking for improving the reliability of EMS equipment.

2. Cognitive skills and habits from the subject

  • Ability to use professional-profiled knowledge and practical habits in processes of development, mounting, adjustment, testing, and operation of electromechanical devices and systems.
  • Ability to apply the knowledge and understanding for solving problems of analysis and synthesis of electromechanical devices and systems.
  • Skills in creating models of electromechanical devices and systems.
  • Ability to use methods of computer investigation of electromechanical devices and systems.
  • Ability to carry out research works in order to create new kinds of electromechanical systems. Carrying out technical tasks in design and fabrication of equipment taking into account the experience of operation.
  • Ability to estimate interpret. And synthesize information and data.
  • Habits of written and oral presentation of scientific and practical material.

3. Practical skills

  • Habits of organization of operation and repair of electromechanical devices and systems.
  • Skills in loading and using specialized software.
  • Habits of work with specialized measuring devices.
  • Skills in designing, mounting, and testing electromechanical devices and systems.
  • Ability to ensure opportune and high-grade repair of EMS.

4. General skills and comprehension

  • Ability to take into account main economic laws, ecological principles and to apply elements of sociocultural competence.
  • Skills in taking into account processes of sociopolitical history of Ukraine, legal principles and ethic norms in industrial and social activities.
  • Calculation habits.
  • Ability to apply knowledge in practice.
  • Ability to self- studying and to further professional development.
  • Habits of communication, including oral and written communication in Ukrainian and, at least, of one of widespread European languages.
  • Habits of interaction with other people, skills in work in teams.
  • Skills of self-organizing and effective time management.
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples: 

Professional profile: Electrical Systems and Complexes of Transport Facilities

Calculation of propulsion (traction) and powers for electric transport facilities of different kinds. Design of control systems of propulsive electric drive of transport facilities. Substantiation and calculation of promising configurations of electric power drives and systems of vehicle-born power supply for electric motor cars (both genuine and hybrids ones). Carrying out diagnostics of electric equipment of motor transport (automobiles). Repair of electric equipment of modern automobiles of different makes.

Professional profile: Electromechanical Systems of Automation and Electric Drive

Deign of component parts of electromechanical systems and electric drives; choice and power test of the driving electric motor, semiconductor power converter, protection elements, signalization, and software; substantiation of the type and structure and calculation of the elements of a system of automatic control. Skills in creating mathematical and digital models of electromechanical systems and electric drives, carrying out and investigation of their work in normal, off-design, and emergency modes. Improvement and modernization of electromechanical systems of automation and electric drives on the basis of the use of modern element basis of power part and that of control system. Development of measures concerning improvement in the effectiveness and functional reliability of electromechanical systems, electrical drives, and their elements.

Professional profile: Household Appliances (electric devices)

Design and construction of modern household (home use) electric devices with a help of computer-aided designing. Organization of repair, modernization, and proper usage of highly automated household appliances (electric devices). Work in state, commercial and joint-stock enterprises which produce and repair modern household appliances. Launching private business of repair and main tenance of sophisticated household appliances; expert estimation of sophisticated state of international market of household electric devices.

Professional profile: Electrical Machines and Apparatus

Design works for creation of electric machines, apparatus, and other electromechanical devices. Works with systems of automated design of electric machines and technological processes in electrical machine building. Application of modern computing machines for engineering, economic, and organizing measures. Creation of devices and equipment for implementation of technological processes of fabrication of electric machines of all kinds and purposes. Organization and carrying out of repair works; operation of electric machines and different electromechanical devices.
Access to further studies: 
The Bachelor in Electromechanics can continue his/her training in the university in the level of higher education Master/Specialist in the specialties: Electromechanical Systems of Automation and Electric Drive, Electric Machines and Apparatus; and in the level of Specialist he/she can continue training in the specialties: Electrical Systems and Complexes for Vehicles, Household Appliances.
Examination regulations, assessment and grading: 
Provisional Regulation on knowledge evaluation and recognition of student’s rating in the credite-module system of training.
Graduation requirements: 
Completed training curriculum amounting to 240 credits, successfully defensed Bachelor’s qualification work.
Mode of study: 
Full-time training
Programme director: 
Prof. Vasyl I. Tkachuk , Doctor of technical sciences.