Engineering - Road & Transport Engineering

Institute of Technology Sligo

 

Course Name Engineering - Road & Transport Engineering
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 108242 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online, Daytime
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact the college for the next start date.
Application Date Application Closing Date : 31st August 2020
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Duration 2 years online.
There is a requirement to attend the one/two full day on-campus workshops per semester with the number of workshops depending on the module requirements.
Course Fee The fee for the 2 year Postgraduate Diploma is €9,000. The additional add-on MEng research dissertation has a fee of €3,000.
Financial Support For approved local authority engineering applicants, this programme will be 80% funded by DTTaS and 20% funded by local authorities.
Entry Requirements The entry requirement for Stage 1 of the programme is a second class honours BEng degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent. Successful graduates of the Level 9 Certificate in Road Maintenance Engineering & Network Management can transfer to Stage 2 of this programme.
Course Content

Expand+Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering in Road and Transport Engineering
This on-line part-time programme is aimed at preparing engineering graduates including local authority engineers, consultants and contractors with the knowledge, skills and compet...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1
Title, Credits
Transportation Planning 05
Geotechnical Engineering and Drainage Systems 05
Structural Assessment and Inspection 05

Semester 2
Title, Credits
Construction Contracts & Liabilities 05
Traffic Control and Safe...

Assessment Method Examinations are in January and May and are available at one of three centres (IT Sligo/Dublin/Cork).
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
This award (PgDip MEng add-on) is aimed at providing graduates with the academic requirements of Engineers Ireland accreditation for the status of Chartered Engineer. This will facilitate professional engineers to progress to senior roles within the roads and transport engineering sector.
Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8510
E: admissions@itsligo.ie
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