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477623S Process Information Systems, 10 ECTS cr 
Code 477623S  Validity 01.08.2015 - 31.07.2021
Name Process Information Systems  Abbreviation Process Informa 
Scope10 ECTS cr   
TypeAdvanced Studies Discipline4357 Process and Environmental Engineering 
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
Unit Field of Process and Environmental Engineering 

Hiltunen, Jukka Antero 

ECTS Credits 

10 ECTS / 266 hours of work

Language of instruction 

Finnish (available in English as a book exam: students will receive materials to study and take an final exam based on those materials)


Periods 3-4 (spring term)

Learning outcomes 

After completing the course the student can implement performance-enhancing and maintenance systems, and plan, evaluate and develop also other large scale automation and information systems.


Model- and data-based diagnostic methods. Measurement validation. Process performance assessment and follow-up. Application examples. Industrial Internet: Purpose of information systems. Technologies used in wide information systems. Case study analyses.

Mode of delivery 

Face-to-face teaching

Learning activities and teaching methods 

Seminars. The course is given every second year during two periods.

Target group 

M.Sc. students of process and environmental engineering

Prerequisites and co-requisites 

The course 477051A Automation Engineering recommended beforehand

Recommended or required reading 

Will be announced later

Assessment methods and criteria 

Learning diary, seminars and exam


Numerical grading scale 1-5 or fail

Person responsible 

Lecturer Jukka Hiltunen

Working life cooperation 


Other information 

This course changes to course 477610S (5 ETCS) in Academic year 21-22.


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