Renewable Energy

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Renewable Energy
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK ERENC 6
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Starting Date
Wednesday 3rd October 2018 @ 6.30pm

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Application Date Apply online Visit for information on how to enrol online for this course
or see Application weblink below.

Please note that early registration is advisable as the number of places on many courses is limited. Applications will be dealt with in order of receipt of completed application and appropriate fee. Apply by 14th September 2018.
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Duration 1 Year
This course takes place over 24 weeks of evening lectures (6.30pm–9.00pm) and four Saturdays including laboratory work, installation visits and a visit to the DkIT wind turbine. See parttime for details.
Course Fee €950.00
Entry Requirements The entry requirement is an overall pass of the Irish Leaving Certificate or equivalent examination. Recognition of Prior Learning criteria may also be applied to applicants.

Non-standard entry will be decided by a course board of approvers. In the event that there are more qualified candidates than places, admission will be on a competitive basis.
Comment Awarding Body*
Dundalk Institute of Technology Cert Level 6
Course Content

Expand+Course Description
This 1-year part-time course will address the fundamental principles of renewable energy technologies and will bring learners through the basic mathematical, scientific and engineering principles.

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Subjects Taught

Expand+The course modules comprise:
»» Introduction to Energy, Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency.
»» Solar Hot Water Systems, Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems and
Heat Pumps.
»» Biofuels - Wood energy, Biodiesel and Bioethanol.
»» Wind Energy – Lar...

Number of Credits 25
Further Enquiries Further Information
Ray Byrne / Paul MacArtain
Centre for Renewable Energy
Dundalk Institute of Technology
Dublin Road Dundalk Co. Louth

t 042 9370474
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