Engineering - Mechatronic Engineering

Technological Univeristy Dublin - Blanchardstown


Course Name Engineering - Mechatronic Engineering
Course Provider Technological Univeristy Dublin - Blanchardstown
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code BN903
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

Expand+Applications for the 2019/20 academic year are now being accepted.

Our marketing team will be happy to give you information and advice in relation to all courses. Call us on 01 885 1530 or email:

Our next Open Evening will take plac...

Application Date Closing Dates
The closing date for applications for the following courses is Friday 7th June 2019.
•BN528 Master of Science in Computing (Applied Cyber Security)
•BN529 Master of Science in Computing (Applied Data Science & Analytics)

The closing date for applications for all other courses is Thursday 5th September 2019.

Courses may fill prior to this date, so we recommend you apply early.
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Duration 3 years part-time.

Tuesday 6pm - 10pm and Thursday 2pm - 10pm. Please note that semester three runs through the summer from early June to August each year.
Course Fee

Expand+Fee: €2,625 per year.

Cost and Fees
We envisage that there will be a total of 8 modules delivered each year. Course fee includes all the learning and support sessions, including necessary learning material. Each student will be provided a toolk...

Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry Route into programme:
Leaving certificate
Mature grounds
QQI graduates

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 ...

Comment Accreditation
Engineers Ireland has accredited this programme enabling graduates to apply for associate member grade and gain the professional title of 'Associate Engineer' (AEng MIEI)

Award title: Higher Certificate in Engineering
Awarding Body: Technological University Dublin
Course Content

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 automatio...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1
Semester 1
•Algebra & Geometry
•Professional Development for Engineers
•Computer Aided Design

Semester 2
•Engineering Science
•Circuit Theory
•Workshop Practice 1

Semester 3
•Mechanics 1

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.
Number of Credits Credits for Full Award: 120 @ NFQ Level 6
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 For further details please contact the marketing team on 01 885 1530 or e-mail:
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