Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering (Automation)
Type of Qualification:
Honours Bachelor Degree
Field of Study
Mechanics and metal work
Type of Study:
Full Time,Part Time
Application Closing Date:
About the Course
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B.Eng (Hons) in Automation Engineering
The B.Eng (Hons) in Automation Engineering programme is a new and exciting programme launch for 2017. It is the only Level 8 Automation degree specialisation available in Dublin. The programme specialises in Automation at year 4, the first three years being common with L8 Mechanical Degree (Hons).The programme was launched in response to a growing demand from industry for engineers with a greater emphasis on automation, control, programming and integration with computer technology. Automation engineers with strong core mechanical engineering foundations are highly valued within the pharmaceutical, medical devices, food, mechanical and manufacturing sector as automation specialists.
What do I Need?
Entry to year 4 requires a Level 7 in Mechanical Engineering with a GPA of 2.5 and a B average in Maths from year 3 of this Level 7.
Entry to year 1 through the CAO is as follows:
Leaving Certificate Examination with:
- Minimum of two subjects at Higher Level Grade H5,
- Minimum of Grade O4/H7 in Mathematics,
- Minimum of three other subjects at Grade O6/H7
- One of the above subjects must be English.
Semester 7Measurement and Interfacing for Control
Embedded Control and Automation
Industrial Statistics & Quality
Dynamic Systems Modelling
Semester 8Project - Group
Manufacturing Systems and Innovative Technologies
Management & Environment
Robot Programming and Vision
Project - Individual