Digitalisation Of Process - Module

University of Limerick

Digitalisation Of Process - Module

The module will establish a robust process for understanding the digitization requirements, paths to digitising the process and methods of process visualization and analysis using platforms like SAS JMP Pro Software. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) will also be considered with exposure to Software platforms such as Blue Prism.

Award: University Certificate of Study
Faculty: Science and Engineering

Subjects taught

Digitalisation Of Process AU5101

The module is broken down to provide an overview of the following areas:

Design and develop database systems

Collect and interpret datasets for data-driven intelligence

Analyse the application of digital product design to reduce costs and increase throughput in a relevant industrial context.

Develop a model simulation of a production process, addressing aspects of optimisation, capacity expansion and what-if scenarios.

Analyse the application of a Digital Twin Design approach to improving the re-configurability of a process.

Review the technologies associated with visualisation of industrial processes and discuss their relevance and effective in manufacturing.

Evaluate, the impacts (qualitatively and quantitatively) of a manufacturing digitalisation initiative in relation to standard industry benchmarks.

Application of Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a first or second-class Level 8 honours degree, or equivalent prior learning that is recognised by the University as meeting this requirement.

Successful completion of this module does not automatically qualify you for entry into a further award. All programme applicants must meet the entry requirements listed if applying for a further award.

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13 weeks part-time.

Post Course Info

This micro-credential represents a single module within a larger further award (e.g., Certificate, Diploma, Masters). By taking this micro-credential you may be eligible to apply for a credit exemption should you progress to study for a further award.

The programme(s) associated with this MicroCred are:
Professional Diploma Digitalisation of Business & Industry Processes

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