Process Instrumentation & Automation

Technological University Dublin - Blanchardstown


Course Name Process Instrumentation & Automation
Course Provider Technological University Dublin - Blanchardstown
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU724
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Blanchardstown
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencement Date September 2020
Application Date 2020 Applications

Before making your application and paying the non-refundable €50 application fee please read the following guidelines.

NOTE: This course is only open to graduates/students of TU Dublin course TU5508- Certificate in Industrial Automation (formerly BN742)
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Duration 2 years

Tuesday and Thursday 6.00pm - 10.00pm

Please note that there is a summer time commitment for this programme

Mode of Study
Part Time

Method of Delivery
Course Fee €3,500 per year
Entry Requirements

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This course is only open to graduates/students of TU Dublin course TU5508- Certificate in Industrial Automation (formerly BN742), as detailed below.

Admission to this programme may be granted to the following applicant...

Course Content This programme has been developed in response to the growing number of vacancies in technician roles in the process and manufacturing sectors. It is designed to equip graduates with the skills and competences to operate as instrumentation/calibration/automation technicians, roles that are increasingly in demand as the sector expands and new technologies develop.
Subjects Taught

Expand+YEAR 1 - Semester 1

Programmable Logic Controllers 2
Programmable Logic Controllers 3
Fluid Power Systems
YEAR 1 - Semester 2

Mathematics bridging module
Computer Interfacing and Industrial Networks
Instrumentation and Calibration 2


Careers or Further Progression Graduates of this programme will be qualified for Engineering Technician roles. Typical roles will be Instrumentation / Calibration Technician, Electrical Instrumentation Technician, Maintenance Technician, Automation / Controls Engineer, in a variety of engineering industries such as pharmaceutical, food processing, oil and gas industry, waste-to-energy conversion and a wide rage of manufacturing plants.

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