This class was tough.
It's a very useful course. One can get very good understanding of the basic control theory and hands-on ability by doing the labs.
Matlab programming skills included using the DSP toolbox and robotics tool box, PID controller design, root-locus techniques and how to design an observer and discrete controller.
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Advice for students:
Keep practicing the problems in the textbook everyday, try to understand all the key points in the textbook and do enough matlab practice.