Robotics is the engineering science and technology of robots, and their design, manufacture, application, and structural disposition. Robotics is related to electronics, mechanics, and software.
Career Training: Universities offer Bachelors and Masters Degrees in the field of robotics. Select Private Career Colleges and vocational schools offer robotics training to train individuals towards being job ready and employable in the emerging robotics industry.
Certification: The Robotics Certification Standards Alliance (RCSA) is an international robotics certification authority who confers various industry and educational related robotics certifications.
Employment in robotics: A robot technician builds small all-terrain robots. (Courtesy: Mobile Robots Inc) Robotics is an essential component in any modern manufacturing environment. As factories increase their use of robots, the number of robotics related jobs grow and have been observed to be on a steady rise.
Areas of Specialization: A student who specializes in designing and control, in robotics is close to mechanical engineering. A computer design programmer can look at hardware design in robotics. The control and hardware design parts of the robot is all about certain aspects of electrical and electronics engineering.