Engineering Undenominated

Institute of Technology Sligo

 

Course Name Engineering Undenominated
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code SG300
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Higher Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Duration 2 years.
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Five grade O6/H7. Leaving Certificate subjects must include Mathematics* and English or Irish.

As an exception to the normal minimum entry requirements set out above, Foundation Level Mathematics is not accepted for this programme.

* Some cour...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP
LCVP modules can be counted as one of the passes required when considering LCE entry requirements for IT Sligo courses. CAO points are awarded as follows:

Level Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+Scoring System for Eligible Applicants who hold QQI FET/FETAC Awards
A full QQI FET/FETAC Level 5 or 6 major award will have a minimum credit value of 120. Component awards, or achievement of less than 120 credits, do not constitute a full award.
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Mature Applicants

Expand+IT Sligo welcomes applications from mature students. Up to 20% of places on courses in the Institute are reserved for mature applicants. We recognise the valuable life and work experience that they bring to the courses they undertake.

From your pe...

Alternative Entry

Expand+The Minimum Entry Requirements For Applicants From Northern Ireland (gce As, A2, Avce, Double Award, Btec) Are:
Applicants must have a recognised award at Level 3 on the UK framework of qualifications. GCE AS and A Level, NVQ Level 3, Advanced Diplo...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 32
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support

Expand+A Student Contribution (registration) fee of €3,000 (2019/20) is payable by all students who do not qualify for a grant or scholarship. SUSI, Student Universal Support Ireland, provides financial support to eligible students. There are two elements...

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+Course Description:
IT Sligo offers a wide range of engineering courses such as Civil, Mechanical, Electronic, Mechatronic, Precision and Manufacturing. This course offers you the opportunity of studying engineering in a general way for a year befo...

Subjects Taught Course Structure:
Year One: Students focus on the fundamentals of engineering such as engineering maths, engineering science, introduction to engineering, and computer aided design (CAD) and modelling, among others.

Year Two: Students choose which specialty from electronic, mechanical or precision to explore, engaging in more detailed applications of the fundamentals in engineering in their chosen field. Students will exit with a Level 6 Certificate after the second year.
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities:
Engineering has a very diverse application in both private and public sector from the design and construction of buildings, bridges and roads to working with innovative technology within the aerospace and automotive industries as well as taking lead roles in the manufacturing and medical device sector.

Further Study Opportunities: Graduates may continue to the final year of the Ordinary Degree course in their chosen field.
Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: +353 (0)71 915 5379
E: admissions@itsligo.ie
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 190
2018 189