Engineering - Mechatronics

ATU - Sligo Campuses


Course Name Engineering - Mechatronics
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 26534 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

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Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Expand+2 years part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
Students are required to attend four lab days per year at ATU Sligo.

Most of our online courses have about 2-3 hours of live lectures per week (but this can vary per programme...

Course Fee Total Fees: €6,800
Entry Requirements NFQ 6 (Higher Certificate) qualification in relevant discipline or equivalent. Holders of National Craft Certificate or Advanced Craft Certificate in an appropriate discipline and with adequate relevant industrial experience may also qualify for entry to the course.
Course Content

Expand+Mechatronics is the combination of mechanical, electronic, robotic and software engineering systems that are used in modern manufacturing industries.

Mechatronics is how high-tech manufacturing is done today and is becoming one of the fastest grow...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Control Systems 301 05
Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition L7 05
Professional Development & Employability 05

Semester 2
Industrial Data Communication 1 05
Essential Lean Six Sigma and Validation 05

Semester 3
Introduction to Robotics 05
Industrial Data Communication 2 05
Mechatronics Project 300 10

Semester 4
Mathematics 3 05
Control Systems 302 05
Advanced Automation Technology 05
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
The integrated skills developed in this mechatronics course can be applied to a variety of jobs, enabling students to have a very promising career in the biomedical, pharmaceutical, electronics, food processing and manufacturing...

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