This course will enable you to learn about the history, the present, and the future of Robotics. It will also take you through the robotic applications and their industrial usage. This is an introduction to the exciting world of robotics and the mathematics and algorithms that underpin it. You’ll also be introduced to the variety of robots and the diversity of tasks to which this knowledge and skills can be applied, the role of robots in society, and robotics safety.
Study time
12.10.2022 - 30.06.2023
The scope of education
Main instructor language

LAB University of Applied Sciences, E-campus


75 euros (VAT 0%)
Student is able to
- understand the impact of robotics for society
- recognize the basics of service robotics
- describe basic operations of robotic process automation
- describe basics of industrial robotics
- understand possibilities of collaboration robotics
- describe basic utilizations of AI in robotics
More about implementation
Time- and location-independent online implementation. The course does not have a specific teacher in charge. Students get to freely go through the material while the course is available.
Group size
No limit.
Study materials
Everything you need is available online
Administrator A Technical, Administrator B Technical, Juhani Grape, Saku Syngelmä
Evaluation scale
Further information

Studying at LAB Open UAS is free of charge (you need a discount code when you registrate for a course)
- for Finnish high school and vocational school students*)
- for LUT and LAB Degree students
- for LUT/LAB personnel
- for Saipa or Veiterä team member
- for the LAB alumnis: If you have completed your degree within the normal duration (Bachelor Degree 3,5 or 4 year, Master’s Degree 2 or 2,5 years) you can study free of charge in the semester in which you graduated and in the two semesters following graduation.

=> Before registering for a course, please contact avoinamkatlab [dot] fi as soon as possible to receive a discount code.

*) Please send a certificate of study to avoinamkatlab [dot] fi. A screen capture of Wilma's frontpage with the name of your school and yourself is accepted.

Evaluation criteria
Students must complete all of the material within the course successfully

The places of the open UAS studies are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. Please note that the registration is binding.

The registration form will be published on this site by the start of the registration period.

Registration period
Terms of cancellation
Registration is binding. The tuition fee will not be refunded. Exception: If you register for a course before it starts and cancel your registration at least one week before the start of the course, the fee will be refunded. The cancellation must be made in writing at:

Open UAS
avoinamkatlab [dot] fi