Electronic Systems - Carlow

SETU - Carlow Campus


Course Name Electronic Systems - Carlow
Course Provider SETU - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) SETU - South East Technological University
Course Code SE708
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major South East Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Qualification Letters BEng (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements 2 subjects: H5
4 subjects: O6/H7
English or Irish: O6/H7
Mathematics: O6/H7
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Bonus points for higher level maths
25 bonus points will be awarded for Higher Level Mathematics for H6 grades or above.

SETU Carlow Campus recognises foundation level grades for the purpose of admissions to higher education under the follow c...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Entry requirements – Honours Bachelor Degree (NFQ Level 8)
SETU Carlow Campus awards points for results in the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules. This links module can be used in place of a sixth Leaving Certificate subj...

Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP LCAP
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
Holders of the LCAP may become eligible for a place at SETU Carlow Campus by completing a full QQI level 5 award.
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Mature Applicants

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Mature student applicants must be 23 years of age, or over, on 1st January of the year of entry to a course. Mature student applicants will be assessed on an individual basis and may be interviewed. Mature student applicant...

Alternative Entry

Expand+Graduates with a relevant Ordinary Degree are eligible to enter Year 4 and graduates with a relevant Higher Certificate are eligible to enter Year 3.

Non-Standard Applications
Applications will also be considered from applicants holding qualific...

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Financial Support

Expand+All students are required to pay the Student Contribution Fee of €3,000. Students who feel their means allow can apply for a grant to assist with the payment of this fee and may also receive a maintenance payment. The Department of Education and Sc...

CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2023

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2023 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2023 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2023 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+About the course
Electronics is at the heart of everyday life. Mobile and medical devices, vehicles, renewable energy systems, robots are now ubiquitous. As these technologies evolve, electronic engineers are the forefront of this technologica...

Subjects Taught Year 1 Modules

Semester 1
Mathematics & Computer
Applications 1
Electronic Engineering Practice 1
Electrical & Electronic
Engineering Science
Programming Systems

Semester 2
Mathematics & Computer
Applications 2
Electronic Engineering Practice 2
Electrical & Electronic Circuits
Development on GNU/Linux
Technical Communications
Careers or Further Progression Career opportunities
Electronic engineers have a wealth of career prospects to choose from. Ireland is home to most of the multinational technology and biomedical giants, such as Intel, Analog Devices, Apple, Boston Scientific, Medtronic, Google, Facebook, to name but a few. Graduates can pursue careers in research and development, design, development, implementation and integration, software, sales and more.
Further Enquiries Dr Violeta McLoone PhD
E: violeta.mcloone@setu.ie
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Points History
Year Points
2022 285
2021 280
2020 280