Course syllabus PMVT - Vehicle Equipment and Accesories (ILE - SS 2019/2020)

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Course code: PMVT
Course title in language of instruction: Příslušenství motorových vozidel
Course title in Czech: Vehicle Equipment and Accesories
Course title in English: Vehicle Equipment and Accesories
Mode of completion and number of credits: Fulfillment of requirements (3 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)
part-time, 8/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: bachelor
Semester: SS 2019/2020
Name of lecturer: doc. Ing. Jiří Čupera, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Prerequisites: to study at faculty ICV
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 to automotive electronics. (allowance 0/0)
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 0/0)
c.Electrical power sources - alternators.
d.Regulation of power sources.

3.Sensors and actuators (allowance 0/0)
a.Principles of sensors.
b.Information and transformation functions.
c.On-board networks - CAN-BUS, LIN, MOST, FlexRay.

4.Fuel mixture systems, ignition (allowance 0/0)
b.In-direct injection.
c.Direct injection of gasoline.

5.Diesel injection systems (allowance 0/0)
b.Common Rail injection.
c.United injection system.

6.Brake systems (allowance 0/0)
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 0/0)
a.Catalytic converters.
b.Selective catalytic reduction.
c.Diesel particle filters.

8.Suspension (allowance 0/0)
a.Electronic regulation of suspension.

9.Steering (allowance 0/0)
a.Electro-hydraulic steering.
b.Steer by wire.

10.Comfort systems (allowance 0/0)
a.Air conditioning.
b.Cruise control.
c.Immo, anti-theft devices.
d.Tire pressure monitoring.

11.Safety (allowance 0/0)
a.Active safety.
b.Passive safety.

12.Lighting (allowance 0/0)
a.Conventional systems of lighting.
b.Adaptive lighting.
c.Pixel lamps.

Learning outcomes and competences:
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Type of course unit: optional
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 attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h0 h
     practice28 h0 h
     consultation0 h14 h
     preparation for exam26 h48 h
     preparation for regular assessment10 h14 h
     elaboration and execution of projects20 h36 h
Total112 h112 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 points. The exam is in written and oral form. In the written test is needed to answer at least 18 questions from presented topics. Student must correctly answer at least 70% questions. Further examination is an oral.
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQJAN, Z. -- ŽDÁNSKÝ, B.Automobily : Příslušenství. 4BrnoAvid2005
RQCol.Understanding automotive electronicsAmsterdamNewnes0-7506-7599-3
RQŠTĚRBA, P.Autoelektronika: elektronické systémy ve vozidlech, jejich propojení, diagnostika, základní nastavení, seřízení a ovlivnění jejich funkceBrnoComputer Press2010978-80-251-2414-7


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