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Certificate in Process Control and Automation

Programme Code: CR_SPRCA_6
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:6
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:30
programmeReviewDate:March 2021
Field of Study:Chemical & Process Eng

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals of the terminologies, general principles and basic methods pertaining to process control and automation.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) Understand the issues pertaining to the application of process control and automation within industry.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) Apply basic process control and automation technology to industrial tasks.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) Assess and optimise the operation and performance of basic process control and automation technology.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) Identify and implement a process control and automation solution to a basic industrial task.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) Work individually on routine tasks related to basic process control and automation technology.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) Demonstrate the need for continued education and life-long learning.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) Identify and explain the need for safety, sutainability, personal responsibility and ethics within the workplace and society.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
PHYS6023 Digital Instrumentation
PHYS6025 Introduction - Process Control
PHYS6006 Industrial Automation 1

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
MATH6015 Technological Mathematics 2
PHYS6016 Practical Computer Tech
PHYS6024 Intro to Prog for Measurement

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