Industrial Automation & Robotic Systems

Limerick Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Industrial Automation & Robotic Systems
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code LC277
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Limerick Institute of Technology Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters BEng
Duration 3 years.
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Leaving Certificate: A minimum entry requirement of Grade O6 in four Leaving Certificate subjects including English or Irish plus a minimum grade of O5 in Ordinary Level Mathematics.

Bonus Points for Honours Mathematics
25 bonus points will be a...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Students apply through the CAO in the normal way. The LCVP module will be considered as a passing module provided the learner achieves at least a pass grade. This will apply to entry for Honours Degree (NFQ Level 8), Ordinary Degree (NFQ Level 7) and Higher Certificate (NFQ Level 6)Programmes. With the introduction of the new Leaving Certificate grades, points will be awarded for LCVP Link Modules as follows:

Pass 28 points
Merit 46 points
Distinction 66 points
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP The LCA subjects do not meet the minimum entry requirements for admission to academic programmes at LIT and are not considered passing subjects.

Holders of the Leaving Certificate Applied programme may wish to undertake a QQI FET programme in order to gain eligibility for entry to third level programmes at LIT.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

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LIT accepts QQI-FET/FETAC awards for entry on all programmes of study. The following minimum entry requirements will apply to graduates of QQI-FET/FETAC qualifications who are seeking admission to programmes at Limerick Institute of Te...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Non-Standard/Mature Applications
EU Nationals aged 23 before 1st January 2019 that wish to make a non-standard application:

Please ensure you indicate the nature of your case on your application to the CAO before February 1st. The Institute may a...

Alternative Entry

Expand+Non-CAO applicants holding a suitable Craft Certificate or Level 6 Higher Certificate may qualify for advanced entry to Year 2 or 3. Those with a suitable Level 7 qualification may qualify for advanced entry to Year 3 or 4. Applicants should apply di...

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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Course Fee

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Most full time undergraduate students are covered by the “Irish Government Free Fees scheme” for the tuition fee. Under this scheme, the government (HEA) pays tuition fees for full-time, non-repeat undergraduate students from Ireland an...

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Financial Support Students can apply through the Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) for a grant to cover this Student Contribution Fee. The student grant application system is an “online application system” and is accessed at www.susi.ie.

To assist all applicants, there is a SUSI Support Desk -
Email: support@susi.ie; Tel: 0761 08 7874.
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+What is the programme about?
The Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Automation & Robotic Systems is a multidisciplinary three-year engineering programme. The main areas of engineering covered on the programme include: Electrical, Electronics, Ad...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Modules
Year 1: Engineering Mathematics 1, Engineering Science, Electrical Technology 1, Industrial Electronics 1, Project1, Electrical Workshop 1, Programming 1, Mechanical Maintenance Principles.

Year 2: Engineering Mathematics 2, Electrical...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What can I do after the programme?
Completion of this programme will allow you to have a career in the areas of: Automation Engineer, Process Control Engineer, Equipment Maintenance Technician, PLC and SCADA Programmer, Field Service Technician, M...

Further Enquiries Tel: 061 293262/293263
Email: automation@lit.ie
Web: www.lit.ie/Courses/LC277
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2018 226
2017 225
2016 200