Engineering - Fire Safety Engineering

ATU - Donegal Campuses


Course Name Engineering - Fire Safety Engineering
Course Provider ATU - Donegal Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code LY_CFIRE_B
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact Admission staff:
T: +353 (0)74 918 6000
Qualification Letters B.Sc. (Hons)
Duration Add-on 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time
Entry Requirements

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- Applicants must have successfully completed a Bachelor of Science (level 7) qualification with 180 ECTS credits and appropriate learning outcomes in a construction technology or related discipline.

- Applications are...

Number of Places 20
Application Date Advanced Entry applications should be made directly to the admissions office at LYIT.

The appropriate form may be downloaded from and is also available by email from /or submit by e-mail to

or from
The Admissions Office
Letterkenny institute of Technology
Port Road Letterkenny
Tel: 074 918 6125

Closing Date of Application 1st April
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Course Content

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This Bachelor of Science in Fire Safety Engineering (Level 8) is a unique add-on programme where you will study a range of mainstream and specialised fire technology subjects. The programme is designed with the needs of modern...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
• Fire Dynamics 10 6
• Fire Safety Design 10 6
• Quantitative Risk Analysis 5 3
• Research Report 5 3

Semester 2
• Project (M) 10
• Fire Protection Systems (M) 10
• Fire Safety Management (M) 10 6
• Human Behaviour in Fire (M) 10 6
Careers or Further Progression Follow-on Courses
Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
• Masters degree by research
• Taught Masters degree at other institutes or universities

Career Pathways
The main employers are:
Fire Safety Engineering Consultancy
Local Authority
Public Sector - Health, Prisons etc

Graduate Careers
Graduate careers typically include:
Fire Technologist
Fire Safety Engineer
Further Enquiries Department Administration
Telephone: (074) 918 6410/6406
Head of Department: Anne Boner
Telephone: (074) 918 6403
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