Automation and Robotics

TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Automation and Robotics
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 112514 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Athlone
Duration 1 Year
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements Bachelor of Engineering in Automation and Robotics or Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronics or a Level 7 qualification in a related discipline.
Application Date How to apply
Applications are made online between 1 February and 1 June. Contact the admissions department in Athlone for details.

*External students can transfer to add-on courses provided that their previous qualifications meet the entry requirements.
Course Content

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During this course you will:

• Explore the relationships between mechanical, electronic and software engineering as applied to modern ‘smart’ machines commonly used in the manufacturing industry. Work in bri...

Subjects Taught What will I study?

Year 1: Final Year Project, Regulatory Compliance and Validation 4, Computer Aided Engineering Design and Analysis, Electrical Power Systems and Machines, Robotic Vision and Interaction, Enterprise Networks 4, Operations Management and Sustainability, Industrial Control 4, Manufacturing Automation, Connected Devices, Robotic Programming, Motion and Tooling.
Careers or Further Progression

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It would be expected that graduates would find employment regionally, nationally or internationally in automation and manufacturing roles. Your specialised knowledge of automation and robotics can lead to direct ...

Further Enquiries Contact Details
Colette Breheny
Course leader
Polymer, Mechanical and Design
Tel: +353(0)90 64 83041