Course syllabus PMOV - Vehicle Equipment and Accesories (FA - WS 2019/2020)

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Course code: PMOV
Course title in language of instruction: -- item not defined --
Course title in Czech: Vehicle Equipment and Accesories
Course title in English: Vehicle Equipment and Accesories
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (5 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: master continuing
Semester: WS 2019/2020
Name of lecturer: doc. Ing. Jiří Čupera, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Prerequisites: Motor Vehicles II or now Motor Vehicles II or Vehicular Engines
Aims of the course:
The subject brings basic knowledge about vehicle parts and systems design. It is focused on getting ability to understand vehicle's systems and their priciples built in various types of on-road vehicles.
Course contents:
1.Introduction (allowance 2/2)
a.Fundamentals of vehicle's electronics
b.Electric quantities in relation to electronic regulation systems in vehicles
c.Analog and digital signals

2.Electrical equipment of vehicles (allowance 2/2)
c.Electrical power sources - alternators
d.Regulation of power sources

3.Sensors and actuators (allowance 2/2)
a.Principles of sensors
b.Information and transformation functions
c.On-board networks - CAN-BUS, LIN, MOST, FlexRay

4.Fuel mixture systems, ignition (allowance 2/4)
b.In-direct injection
c.Direct injection of gasoline

5.Diesel injection systems (allowance 2/4)
b.Common Rail injection
c.United injection system

6.Brake systems (allowance 2/4)
a.Anti-skid brake systems, distribution of braking forces
b.Traction control systems
c.Brake assists
d.Vehicle stability programmes
e.Electronic differential, regulation of AWD

7.System of emission reduction (allowance 2/4)
a.Catalytic converters
b.Selective catalytic reduction
c.Diesel Particle filters

8.Suspension (allowance 2/2)
a.Electronic regulation of suspension

9.Steering (allowance 2/2)
a.Electro-hydraulic steering
b.Steer by wire

10.Comfort systems (allowance 2/2)
a.Air conditioning
b.Cruise control
c.Immo, anti-theft devices
d.Tire pressure monitoring

11.Safety (allowance 2/2)
a.Active safety
b.Passive safety

12.Lighting (allowance 2/2)
a.Conventional systems of lighting
b.Adaptive lighting
c.Pixel lamps

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to apply knowledge
-Ability to solve problems
-Ability to work independently
-Professional knowledge
-Skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Ability to focus in a multidisciplinary course.
-Acquisition of knowledge in the field of progressive automotive industry
-Detailed knowledge of the concepts of electronic systems.
-Student is familiar in connections among vehicle's systems
-Students obtain basic knowledge about the regulation of automotive systems.

Type of course unit: required
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture24 h
     practice24 h
     laboratory work8 h
     preparation for exam30 h
     preparation for regular assessment24 h
     preparation for regular testing12 h
     elaboration of reports18 h
Total140 h
Assessment methods:
Students must meet some prerequisites for obtaining credit - participation in seminars, where are written short tests (5 tests, each test for 10 points), participation is required of 80 % and the number of points obtained from the tests must cross at least 35. The exam is in written and oral form. In the written test is needed to answer at the 18 questions from presented topics. Student must correctly answer at least 70% questions. Further examination is an oral form by selecting the topic.
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQJAN, Z. -- ŽDÁNSKÝ, B.Automobily : Příslušenství. 4BrnoAvid2005
REJAN, Z. -- ŽĎÁNSKÝ, B. -- ČUPERA, J.Automobily I PodvozkyBrnoAvid spol. s r.o. Brno2008978-80-87143-03-2
REJAN, Z. -- ŽĎÁNSKÝ, B. -- ČUPERA, J.Automobily II PřevodyBrnoAvid spol. s r.o.2008978-80-87143-04-9
RECol.Understanding automotive electronicsAmsterdamNewnes0-7506-7599-3
RERŮŽIČKA, A.Zapalování : řízení zážehového motoruPrahaRobert Bosch199980-902585-5-7
REŠTĚRBA, P. -- ČUPERA, J.AutoelektronikaBrnoComputer Press, a.s.2010978-80-251-2414-7
REVLK, F.Dynamika motorových vozidel: jízdní odpory, hnací charakteristika, brzdění, odpružení, řiditelnost, ovladatelnost, stabilita80-238-5273-6
REVLK, F.Karosérie motorových vozidel: ergonomika, biomechanika, pasivní bezpečnost, kolize, struktura, materiály80-238-5277-9
REVLK, F.Převodová ústrojí motorových vozidel: spojky, převodovky, rozvodovky, diferenciály, hnací hřídele, kloubyBrnoNakladatelství a vydavatelství Vlk200080-238-5275-2


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