ECTSComputer Integrated Manufacturing

Computer Integrated Manufacturing (MFGE404) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Computer Integrated Manufacturing MFGE404 Elective Courses 3 0 1 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
MFGE 205 Manufacturing Processes
Course Language English
Course Type Elective Courses
Course Level Natural & Applied Sciences Master's Degree
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Question and Answer, Drill and Practice, Team/Group.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Prof. Dr. Bilgin Kaftanoğlu
Course Assistants
Course Objectives This course aims to acquaint the students with principles, concepts and techniques that are essential in Computer Integrated Manufacturing.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Students will develop an understanding of CAD systems and graphical modeling.
  • Students will get acquainted with data bases and numerical analysis related to CIM
  • Students will have understanding of Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) systems
  • Students will have an introduction to Computer Aided Process Planning (CAPP) Systems, Robotic Systems, Group Technology and Cellular Manufacturing Systems
  • Students will cultivate understanding about Automated Material Handling Systems, Automated Inspection Systems, Flexible Manufacturing Systems( FMS )
Course Content Introduction, computer aided design (CAD) systems, computer aided graphical modeling, CAD databases, computer aided manufacturing (CAM) systems, computer aided process Planning (CAPP) systems, robotic systems, group technology and cellular manufacturing systems, automated material handling systems, automated inspection systems, flexible manufacturi

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction Course Moodle Website
2 Computer Aided Design (CAD) Systems Course Moodle Website
3 Computer Aided Design (CAD) Systems Course Moodle Website
4 Computer Aided Graphical Modelling Course Moodle Website
5 Computer Aided Graphical Modelling Course Moodle Website
6 CAD Data Bases Course Moodle Website
7 Midterm 1 Course Moodle Website
8 Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) Systems Course Moodle Website
9 Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) Systems Course Moodle Website
10 Computer Aided Process Planning (CAPP) Systems Course Moodle Website
11 Robotic Systems Course Moodle Website
12 Group Technology and Cellular Manufacturing Systems Course Moodle Website
13 Midterm 2 Course Moodle Website
14 Automated Material Handling Systems Course Moodle Website
15 Automated Inspection Systems, Flexible Manufacturing Systems( FMS ) Course Moodle Website
16 Final exam period Course Moodle Website


Course Book 1. Ders Notları ve yansılar / Lecture notes and slides
9. Foley, J. D. and Van Dam, A., “Fundamentals of Interactive Computer Graphics”, Addison Wesley, 1982
Other Sources 2. Mikell P. Groover, "Automation, Production Systems, and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing", Second Edition, Prentice Hall Inc.
3. Nanua Singh, "Systems Approach to Computer-Integrated Design and Manufacturing", John Wiley & Sons Inc.
4. ] U. Rembold, B.O. Nanji, and A. Storr, "Computer Integrated Manufacturing and Engineering" Addison-Wesley Inc.
5. James A. Rehg and Henry W. Kreabber, "Computer Integrated Manufacturing", Second Edition, Prentice Hall Inc.
6. Anand, Vera B., “Computer Graphics and Geometric Modelling for Engineers”, Wiley, 1993.
7. Rogers, David F. and Adams, J. Alan, “Mathematical Elements for Computer Graphics”
8. Newman, W. and Sproull, R.F., “Principles of Interactive Computer Graphics”, McGraw-Hill, 1979.
10. Zeid, I., “CAD/CAM: Theory and Practice”, McGraw-Hill, 1991.

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 5
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project 1 25
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 2 40
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 30
Toplam 5 100
Percentage of Semester Work 70
Percentage of Final Work 30
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 An ability to apply advanced knowledge in computational and/or manufacturing technologies to solve manufacturing engineering problems .
2 An ability to define and analyze issues related with manufacturing technologies.
3 An ability to develop a solution based approach and a model for an engineering problem and design and manage an experiment.
4 An ability to design a comprehensive manufacturing system based on creative utilization of fundamental engineering principles while fulfilling sustainability in environment and manufacturability and economic constraints.
5 An ability to chose and use modern technologies and engineering tools for manufacturing engineering applications.
6 Ability to perform scientific research and/or carry out innovative projects that are within the scope of manufacturing engineering.
7 An ability to utilize information technologies efficiently to acquire datum and analyze critically, articulate the outcome and make decision accordingly.
8 An ability to attain self-confidence and necessary organizational work skills to participate in multi-diciplinary and interdiciplinary teams as well as act individually.
9 An ability to attain efficient communication skills in Turkish and English both verbally and orally.
10 An ability to reach knowledge and to attain life-long learning and self-improvement skills, to follow recent advances in science and technology.
11 An awareness and responsibility about professional, legal, ethical and social issues in manufacturing engineering.
12 An awareness about solution focused project and risk management, enterpreneurship, innovative and sustainable development.
13 An understanding on the effects of engineering applications on health, social and legal aspects at universal and local level during decision making process.

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Laboratory 16 1 16
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Project 1 50 50
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 2 5 10
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 8 8
Total Workload 132