Industrial Instrumentation & Automation - Kerry Campus

MTU - Kerry Campus


Course Name Industrial Instrumentation & Automation - Kerry Campus
Course Provider MTU - Kerry Campus
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code 78713 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Munster Technological University Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Daytime, Blended
Location (Districts) Tralee
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+To avoid disappointment, we recommend that you apply early as the number of places on offer are limited. Priority will be given to early applicants.

Application/Registration for Springboard+ Funded Programmes:


Application Date Closing Date: 22nd July 2022.
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Duration This programme will be delivered in a blended format part-time from September 2022 to May 2023. The majority of content will be delivered online, however, students will be required to attend a number of workshops (approximately six) on-campus over the duration of the programme.
Course Fee Fees do not apply to applicants who meet the eligibility criteria under the Springboard+ initiative (see https://

For applicants who do not meet the Springboard+ eligibility criteria the fee is €2,700.
Entry Requirements Applicants must hold a national craft qualification or equivalent, in a related area. The University’s policy in relation to recognition of prior learning (RPL) also applies.
Comment Award Type: Special Purpose Award.
Course Content

Expand+This course is designed for persons who have previously worked in the technical national craft area or for those who want to pursue a career in mechanical and electronic (mechatronics) engineering and need to develop their knowledge and skills. T...

Subjects Taught Modules:
• Instrumentation
• Mathematics for Engineers
• Computer Integrated Manufacturing and Automation Technology
• Programming, Communications and Interfacing
• Applied Work-Based Project
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Progression Opportunities
Students who have successfully completed this programme may progress onto the following full-time NFQ level 7 award, gaining relevant subject exemptions:

• Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical and Automation Engineering OR students may also progress to either:

• Certificate in Mechatronics (Minor Award NFQ level 7)

• Certificate in Quality Management, Tools and Techniques in Practice (Special Purpose Award NFQ level 7).
Further Enquiries Lifelong Learning Office
T: 353 (0)66 719 1701
Location Online and MTU Kerry South Campus.
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