Mechanical Analysis & Automation

ATU - Sligo Campuses


Course Name Mechanical Analysis & Automation
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 103341 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Atlantic Technological University Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

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Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Expand+1 year part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
Two-four lab days per semester, depending on the modules running that semester.

Most of our online courses have about 2-3 hours of live lectures per week (but this can vary per...

Course Fee Total Fees: €1,750
Entry Requirements Applicants should have or be undertaking an apprenticeship in toolmaking or in a mechanical trade. While it is expected that the majority of apprentices who undertake this programme will do so in the final year of their apprenticeship, it is permissible to spread the modules over the final two years of apprenticeship.
Course Content

Expand+The Certificate in Mechanical Analysis and Automation is a one-year 6 subject (30 credit) part-time course which runs over two semesters. It is a minor award at level 6. The course covers introductory engineering mathematics, fundamental mechanics,...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Introduction to Engineering Mathematics 05
Pneumatic / Electro-Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems Full-Time 05
Introduction to Engineering Mechanics 05

Semester 2
Intermediate Engineering Mechanics 05
Computer Aided Design and Modelling 05
Automation Programming 05
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates will be equipped to progress onto the final stages of a L7 BEng in Mechanical or Precision Engineering and subsequently be employed as technicians/associate engineers in precision engineering, toolmaking, automation, m...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator:
Conall Doran

Online Student Advisor
Natalie McNulty
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