Polymer Processing

ATU - Sligo Campuses


Course Name Polymer Processing
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 103344 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance, Blended
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.

For confirmation on start dates check www.itsligo.ie/online
Application Date

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+2 years part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
There are about two lab days per semester required which will be on a Friday (mandatory).

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

Course Fee Total Fees: €6,800

Please Note:
Avail of a 20% reduction on fees via your employer - Contact Catherine Collins at First Polymer Training Skillnet c.collins@firstpolymer.com Tel: 090 647 1223
Entry Requirements NFQ Level 6 in a relevant discipline or Advanced Craft Certificate or equivalent. RPL also available.
Course Content

Expand+About Polymer Processing

Use of polymers for a variety of engineering, medical-device, pharmaceutical, and general consumer applications continues to grow. The Polymer Processing Degree programme focuses on the materials, processes, and tooling us...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Polymer Tooling Design 05
Six Sigma 2 Statistical Control 05
Polymer Project 05
Control Systems 302 05
Medical Device Manufacturing 05
Polymer Processing 05
Mathematics 3 05

Semester 2
Six Sigma 1 - Introduction to Lean Sigma Quality 05
Control Systems 301 05
Plastic Part Design 10
Materials for the Polymer Industry 05
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Typically, graduates will be employed in polymer processing in the engineering, medical device, or pharmaceutical sectors. Successful graduates from this programme may apply for the BEng (Hons) in Mechatronics (Online) - Institu...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator:
David Mulligan

Online Student Advisor
Natalie McNulty
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