Engineering - Agricultural Engineering

TUS - Midwest - Limerick Campuses

 

Course Name Engineering - Agricultural Engineering
Course Provider TUS - Midwest - Limerick Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) Salesian Agricultural College, Pallaskenry , TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 110030 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Apply directly to TUS
Tel: 061 293262
Email: admissions@lit.ie
Qualification Letters BEng
Duration Duration: 1 year add-on course following on from Level 6 Higher Certificate LC284

Location: Moylish Campus, Limerick and Salesian Agricultural College, Pallaskenry, Co. Limerick
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements

1. A pass in the Higher Certificate in Engineering in Agricultural Mechanisation.

2. An equivalent qualification to the Higher Certificate in Engineering in Agricultural Mechanisation with appropriate pre-requisite subjects.
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Course Content

Expand+What is this course about?
This course provides students with the understanding and knowledge that is involved in design, manufacture, hydraulics, tractor engineering and electrical technology widely used in the machinery industry.

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Subjects Taught What will I study?

Semester 1: Material Selection, Applied Mechanical Engineering Mathematics 1, Fluid Dynamics, Group Project, Control and Diagnostics on Agricultural Tractor and Machines 1, Agricultural Tractor Systems and Technology 1.

Semester 2: Mechanics and Failure Analysis, Applied Mechanical Engineering Mathematics 2, Hydraulics, Individual Project, Control and Diagnostics on Agricultural Tractor and Machines 2, Agricultural Tractor Systems and Technology 2.
Comment LOCATION: Moylish Campus, Limerick & Salesian Agricultural College, Pallaskenry, Co. Limerick.
Careers or Further Progression What can I do after this course?
Successful graduates may continue on to suitable Level 8 Bachelor of Engineering/ Science honours degree courses in TUS such as Mechanical Engineering.

Potential employment opportunities for graduates include: Technical/Engineering Drafting, Field Technician, Service and Diagnostic Technicians, Agricultural Engineering Manufacturing, Agricultural Engineering System Maintenance and Management, Agricultural Engineering Sales, Service etc.
Further Enquiries Contact Details
Mr. Tadhg Brosnan
Course Leader
Tel: 061 393100
Email: tadhg.brosnan@pallaskenry.com
Web: www.lit.ie/courses/A7284
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