Engineering - Geotechnical / Structural Engineering Joint Programme

Institute of Technology Sligo

 

Course Name Engineering - Geotechnical / Structural Engineering Joint Programme
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 108231 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Application Date Application Closing Date : 31st August 2020
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Duration 2 years.
Stage one of the programme consists of six taught modules, delivered over one academic year (September to May).

The student can choose to complete Stage 2 of the programme over one or two academic years.
Financial Support Potential Funding Opportunities
In addition to ITSligo Scholarships, Sligo Chamber Skillnet may be able to partially fund programme fees for you or your employees - for further details please contact gcourtenay@sligochamber.ie
Entry Requirements Entry Requirements
The minimum entry requirements are a second class honours (2.2) award in a professionally accredited Honours degree (Level 8) in Civil or Structural Engineering. Other suitable applicants may be accepted on completion of a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process.
Comment On completion of the programme the student will be awarded an MEng in Geotechnical Engineering with Structural Engineering if their research thesis is primarily focused on Geotechnical Engineering or an MEng in Structural Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering if their research thesis is primarily focused on Structural Engineering.
Course Content

Expand+MEng in Geotechnical / Structural Engineering Joint Programme
• MEng in Geotechnical Engineering with Structural Engineering
• MEng in Structural Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering

This part-time online MEng provides postgraduate trai...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Title, Credits
Geotechnical Engineering I 05
Soil - Structure Interaction 05
Design of Building Structures 05

Semester 2
Title, Credits
Geotechnical Engineering II 05
Research Methods 05
Design of Bridge Structures 05

Semester 3
Title, Credits
MEng Research Thesis, Mode 1 [E] 60
MEng Research Thesis, Mode 2 [E] 60

[E] = Elective Module. Modules subject to availability.
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates of the programme work as design and site engineers in the area of Geotechnical / Structural Engineering at a level of responsibility appropriate to the increasingly complex and technical roles currently required by industry.
Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 915 5379
E: admissions@itsligo.ie
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