Engineering - Mechatronic Engineering

Technological University Dublin - Blanchardstown


Course Name Engineering - Mechatronic Engineering
Course Provider Technological University Dublin - Blanchardstown
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU001
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Higher Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Afternoon, Evening
Location (Districts) Blanchardstown
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencement Date September 2020
Application Date 2020 Applications

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Expand+3 years

Tuesday 6pm - 10pm and Thursday 2pm - 10pm

Please note that semester three runs through the summer from early June to August each year

It is envisaged that students pursuing this Higher Certificate programme will complete it within t...

Course Fee €2,625 per year
Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements?
Applicants must have a pass in five subjects (ordinary level) in the Leaving Certificate, to include Mathematics and English or Irish, or an equivalent qualification. The minimum entry requirements for graduates of FETAC ...

Course Content

Expand+Mechatronics is the integration of precision mechanical engineering, control theory, computer science and electronics in:

Product design process, for creation of more functional and adaptable products.
Process control and automation.
Quality con...

Subjects Taught

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Algebra & Geometry
Professional Development for Engineers
Computer Aided Design
Engineering Science
Circuit Theory
Workshop Practice 1
Mechanics 1
Fundamentals of Calculus

Year 2

Linear Algebra & Calculus
Analogue Electronics

Assessment Method There is a wide range of assessment procedures employed in this programme:

Assessment will range from laboratory assignments to online tests. Many of the modules will be continuously assessed throughout the semester, and the final
module mark arrived at by a combination of final exam and continuous assessment. In some cases modules are assessed by ongoing continuous assessment only.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Employment opportunities exist in (among other key industries):

Industries requiring automated manufacturing processes for mass production and quality control (e.g. pharmaceutical industry, vehicle manufacture and assembly, food processing etc.)

Further Enquiries Marketing Department
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