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Higher Certificate in Engineering in Automotive Technology and Management

Higher Certificate in Eng
Programme Code: CR_TTMAT_6
Mode of Delivery:Full Time
No. of Semesters:4
NFQ Level:6
Embedded Award:Yes
Programme Credits:120
programmeReviewDate:February 2019

Programme Outcomes

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

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A knowledge of basic automotive operating principles along with relevant science, mathematics and business applications.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) The ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and electrical principles to automotive technology and apply business applications to the automotive industry.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to use basic techniques, skills and computer based tools for automotive applications.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to successfully complete specific tasks pertaining to automotive and workshop applications.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to contribute to the solution of common automotive problems.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to work as a member of a multidiciplinary team and autonomously.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to identify and address learning needs and the awareness of the necessity for continued professional development for personnel within the automotive industry.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) An understanding of the wider social and economic impact of the automotive industry and the importance of high ethical standards.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
AUTO6004 Engine Technology
AUTO6002 Auto-electrical Fundamentals
MATH6001 Automotive Mathematics
CMOD6001 Creativity Innovation&Teamwork
MECH6008 Introductory CAD
AUTO6025 Garage Practice (Engines)

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
AUTO6007 Automotive Administration
AUTO6008 Vehicle Dynamics
AUTO6003 Automobile Electrical Circuits
AUTO6006 Automotive Science
AUTO6024 Garage Practice (Chassis)
Module Code Module Title
AUTO6030 Vehicle Design & Production
AUTO6023 Mobile Plant Hydraulics
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
AUTO6011 Automotive Electronics
AUTO6016 Motor Dealer Service Dept
AUTO6031 Automotive Technology
MATH6007 Business Statistics and Maths
AUTO6021 HGV Technology
Module Code Module Title
FREE6001 Free Choice Module
AUTO6032 Sustainable Road Transport

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
AUTO6020 Accounting For Automotive Apps
CTEC6002 Automotive Communications & IT
AUTO6017 Automotive Sales Processes
AUTO6013 Electronic System Diagnostics
AUTO7001 Motor Dealer Parts Dept.
AUTO6018 Automotive Science 2

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