Module 7 – Fundamentals of design using PLC


Ladislav Šmejkal, Oto Sládek.


This module contains the information necessary for a basic understanding of control systems design - MaR. It consists of power supply, backup, inputs and outputs, communication networks, cabling, and examples of implementation parts, including project documentation. The module is supplemented with examples and pictures.

Module Objectives

Students should have a basic knowledge of industrial control systems designing and thus be able to critically inspect project documentation, to evaluate the given information and use this knowledge in their own industrial practice after completing the module.


Design; Backup; Communication interface; Inputs and Outputs.

Creation Date: 13. 09. 2007

Updated: 09. 02 2010

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