Engineering - Civil Engineering

TUS - Athlone Campus

 

Course Name Engineering - Civil Engineering
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 24343 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment 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
Qualification Letters BEng (Hons)
Duration 2 years add-on
Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants must have achieved an overall merit 2 (50 – 59%) or higher in a level 7 BEng Civil Engineering course or equivalent.

They must also have obtained 70% or higher in ordinary degree level mathematics mo...

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Course Content

Expand+What is this course about?
This course offers a rich learning experience in state-of-the art facilities. You will build on earlier studies and experience to delve further into areas of structures, materials, geotechnics, water, management, traff...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?

Year 1 - Semester 1: Hydraulics 4.1, Structural Analysis 4.1, Structural Design 4.1, Engineering Geology and Soil Mechanics, Mechanics of Solids 4.1, Engineering Mathematics 4.1 Semester 2: Hydraulics 4.2, Structural Analys...

Assessment Method Assessment information
Assessment is broad-based, with almost 60% continuous assessment. Continuous assessment comprises design projects, laboratory practicals, case studies, interviews, presentations, poster presentations and a thesis.
Comment Accreditation
As a graduate of this Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Civil Engineering, you are eligible to apply to Engineers Ireland to use the registered professional title of Chartered Engineer.

Assessment information
Assessment is broad-based, with almost 60% continuous assessment. Continuous assessment comprises design projects, laboratory practicals, case studies, interviews, presentations, poster presentations and a thesis.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What can I do after the course?
There is now a high demand for civil engineers, leading to excellent opportunities with attractive starting salaries both at home and abroad.

Graduates may find roles in either the private or public sector inv...

Further Enquiries Contact Details
Joe Lawless
Head of Department, Civil Engineering and Trades
Tel: +353 (0)90 6471824
Email: Joe.Lawless@tus.ie
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