Engineering - Civil Engineering - Athlone Campus

TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Engineering - Civil Engineering - Athlone Campus
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
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 addon 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 module or a ...

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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. As a civil engineer, your work will require a diverse skill set, so the course has been designed to ensure you have the cutting-edge knowledge ...

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 Analysis 4.2, ...

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 Other Information
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• Work Placement
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 Alan Duffy
Head of Department of Civil Engineering and Trades
Tel: (090) 6442531
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