Computer Aided Engineering & Finite Element Analysis

Institute of Technology Tralee


Course Name Computer Aided Engineering & Finite Element Analysis
Course Provider Institute of Technology Tralee
Course Code 106884 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Minor Institute of Technology Tralee Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Tralee
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment From September 2019 to May 2020.
Application Date Application Closing Date: 28th August 2019
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Duration This programme will be delivered part-time from September 2019 to May 2020.
Course Fee Fees do not apply to applicants who meet the criteria under the Springboard+ initiative (see below).

Fee paying applicants: €800, however, for employed applicants the HEA will pay 90% of the programme fee, the remaining 10% will be collected before registration.
Entry Requirements Applicants must hold a NFQ level 7 qualification in mechanical engineering OR construction studies or related discipline OR a minimum of 2 years experience in construction project-related work such as drawing production, measurement or similar activity.

The Institute’s policy in relation to recognition of prior learning (RPL) also applies (see below).

Expand+This programme is offered subject to approval.

NFQ: Level 8
Credits: 10
Award Type: Minor Award

Springboard+ 2019
In order to participate on a Springboard+ course you must meet the eligibility requirements, be normally resident in the state ...

Course Content

Expand+3D solid modelling is the most advanced method of geometric modelling in three dimensions. Solid modelling is the representation of the solid parts of an object on your PC. The typical geometric model is made up of wire frames that show the object in...

Subjects Taught Modules
Computer Aided Engineering and Finite Element Analysis
Number of Credits 10
Careers or Further Progression Progression Opportunities
On successful completion of the programme, students may progress to the full-time BSc (Honours) in Manufacturing Engineering or the BSc (Honours) in Agricultural Engineering with relevant exemptions.
Further Enquiries Lifelong Learning Department
Tel: + 353(0) 66 7191701

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