Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María

University Technician in Automation and Control


The University Technician in Automation and Control of the Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria is a professional with solid theoretical and practical knowledge in: configuration of automated systems, calibration of industrial instrumentation, operation of static electrical energy converters, implementation of programmable controllers and automatic control, executing and organizing maintenance activities and verifying and maintaining automated equipment and systems in production processes and intelligent electrical installations considering safety criteria. The training curriculum, at this level, allows him/her to assimilate the technological advances occurring in their specialty, incorporating energy efficiency criteria, achieving an adequate professional development, as well as an optimum level of specialization in activities related to their field of work.

  • Degree: University Technician in Automation and Control
  • Duration: 2 years (4 academic semesters)
  • Study regime: Daytime
  • Location: Concepcion Campus.


1st Semester
  • Elements of Mathematics
  • Physical Education
  • Electrical Networks Laboratory
  • Electrical Networks l
  • Industrial Electronics l
  • Algorithms and Programming
2nd Semester
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Introduction to Physics
  • English Language l
  • Electrical Networks ll
  • Industrial Electronics ll
  • Instrumentation and Standards
3rd Semester
  • Industrial Processes
  • Industrial Controllers
  • English Language II
  • Electrical Machines
  • Communication Systems
  • Intelligent Electrical Installations
4th Semester
  • Automation Equipment Maintenance
  • Automation Projects
  • Electrohydropneumatic Drives
  • ERNC and Energy Efficiency
  • Industrial Automation

(*) This study program requires having passed the industrial internship in the fourth semester to obtain the degree of University Technician in Automation and Control.

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