Engineering - Mechanical Engineering - Athlone Campus

TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Engineering - Mechanical Engineering - Athlone Campus
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 80998 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment How to apply
Applications are made online between 1 February and 1 June. Contact the admissions department in Athlone for details.

*External students can transfer to addon courses provided that their previous qualifications meet the entry requirements.
Qualification Letters BEng (Hons)
Duration 1 year add-on.
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering or a Level 7 qualification in a related engineering discipline.
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Course Content

Expand+What is this course about?
Mechanical Engineering provides students with a detailed understanding of the fundamental principles of mechanical engineering. Students develop their skills and knowledge working alongside experienced lecturers. The progr...

Subjects Taught What will I study?
Year 1: Final Year Project, Regulatory Compliance and Validation, Computer Aided Engineering Design and Analysis, System Dynamics and Vibrations, Electrical Power Systems and Machines, HVAC and Utilities, Operations Management and Sustainability, Industrial Control, Manufacturing Automation, Applied Thermofluids, Advanced Engineering.
Comment Other Information
• QQI FET/FETAC Applicants
• Work Placement in CAO entry Level 7 and Level 8
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What can I do after the course?
Discussions with leading voices in manufacturing companies such as Boston Scientific, Athlone Extrusions and Mergon have expressed their need for mechanical engineers with practical skills. In designing this course th...

Further Enquiries Breda Lynch
Head of Department Polymer, Mechanical and Design
Tel: +353(0)90 64 83041

Keith Vaugh
Course Leader Polymer, Mechanical and Design
Tel: +353(0)90 64 42539
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