Engineering - Geotechnical & Structural Engineering

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Engineering - Geotechnical & Structural Engineering
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 110163 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Minor Institute of Technology Sligo Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact the college for the next start date.
Application Date Application Closing Date: 31st August 2021.
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Duration 1 year part-time.
Course Fee The standard fee for the course is €3,500.
Entry Requirements The minimum entry requirements are a second class honours (2.2) award in a professionally accredited (Engineers Ireland or equivalent) 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.
Course Content

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This part-time online Level 9 Certificate provides postgraduate training for Level 8 degree qualified professional and graduate Civil Engineers who require up-skilling in the areas of Geotechnical and Structural Engineering. The progr...

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
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates of the programme work as design and site engineers in the area of Geotechnical and Structural Engineering at a level of responsibility appropriate to the increasingly complex and technical roles currently required by industry.

Further Study
Graduates, with a pass grade in this programme may progress to the thesis module on the part-time online MEng in Geotechnical/Structural Engineering Joint Programme at ITSligo.
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