Industrial Physics - Offered jointly by UCC & CIT

University College Cork


Course Name Industrial Physics - Offered jointly by UCC & CIT
Course Provider University College Cork
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Cork Campuses
Course Code CK409
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BSc (Honours)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum grade H4 in a laboratory science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Physics with Chemistry (joint) or Agricultural Science) and minimum grade H4 in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics. If the H4 is in Applied Mathematics, a H6 in Mathematics in also required. Minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English and any two other subjects recognised for entry purposes.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

If you present the Irish Leaving Certificate you need to present six recognised subjects, selected according to course requirements, you must obtain a minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

LCVP can be counted for points scoring purposes only and cannot be counted as one of the six subjects to satisfy minimum entry requirements.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

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Entry to degree programmes at UCC is available on a competitive basis to students who present with a recognised QQI award. For a full list of linked programmes, and the relevant QQI FET requirements, see e...

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Mature Applicants

To be eligible to compete for a place as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age on or before 1 January 2022 and apply via by 1 February. Please check out the CAO website for more information on the app...

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Number of Places Approx. available places 15
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2021 CA...

Course Content

Industrial Physics is a globally recognised discipline area, responsible for some of the most important scientific and technological developments of the past century. Industrial Physics is responsible for the develo...

Subjects Taught

All modules are 5 credits unless otherwise stated.
PY1052 & PY1053 Introductory Physics I & II (10 credits each),
MA1011 & MA1012 Mathematical Methods I & II,
CM1006 Introduction to Chemistry for Physicists and...

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Careers or Further Progression

There is strong employer demand for graduates with the skills garnered from a physics degree; such skills will prepare you for highly sought after, and rewarding, roles. We expect our graduates to work in a variety of secto...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr Bryan Kelleher
Tel: +353 (0)21 490 3302

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Points History
Year Points
2021 465
2020 432
2019 413