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Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Automotive Business Management and Technology

Programme Code: CR_EABMT_8
Mode of Delivery:Full Time
No. of Semesters:8
NFQ Level:8
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:240
programmeReviewDate:September 2021

Programme Outcomes

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

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A comprehensive knowledge of automotive technologies along with best management practice as applicable within the automotive sector.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) The ability to evaluate and appraise key managerial, legal and financial performance aspects within the automotive industry.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) A combination of the practical, managerial, analytical, problem solving and strategic decision making, along with the required interpersonal skills necessary for a successful management career within the automotive industry.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to identify and critically appraise problems / opportunities and demonstrate leadership through strategic decision making for effective management within the automotive sector.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to demonstrate effective management through analysis and leadership in relation to managerial challenges within the automotive sector.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to work professionally and ethically, both as an individual and as a team member, while exercising responsibility and good judgement.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to recognise, define and defend the need for continuous professional development within the workplace and identify suitable learning environments to satisfy these requirements.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) The ability to articulate the wider social, political and business contexts within which automotive professionals operate, along with the importance of high quality, professional and ethical standards.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
AUTO6004 Engine Technology
AUTO6025 Garage Practice (Engines)
AUTO6002 Auto-electrical Fundamentals
MATH6001 Automotive Mathematics
CMOD6001 Creativity Innovation&Teamwork
MRKT6023 Marketing and Management

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
MRKT6022 Digital Marketing & Analytics
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
AUTO6011 Automotive Electronics
AUTO6031 Automotive Technology
AUTO6016 Motor Dealer Service Dept
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
AUTO6017 Automotive Sales Processes
AUTO6013 Electronic System Diagnostics
AUTO7001 Motor Dealer Parts Dept.
CTEC6002 Automotive Communications & IT

Stage 3 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
AUTO7011 Automotive Diagnostic Systems
AUTO7009 Vehicle Technologies
LEGS7003 Introductory Law for Transport
AUTO7010 Dealer Management Software
ACCT7007 Business Finance
Module Code Module Title
MGMT7022 Web Publishing
AUTO6030 Vehicle Design & Production
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 3 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
AUTO7003 Interpersonal Skills
AUTO7013 Research & Report Writing
AUTO8011 Work Placement

Stage 4 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
LEGS8010 Automotive Industry Law
AUTO8009 Auto / Transport Project 1
AUTO8006 Vehicle & Transport Safety
AUTO7005 Auto Industry Management
MECH7020 Franchise Dealer Operations
Module Code Module Title
AUTO7019 Sustainable Vehicle Technology

Stage 4 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
AUTO8002 Automotive Quality & Lean
AUTO8012 Auto Industry Entrepreneurship
AUTO8001 Automotive Marketing Practices
AUTO8010 Auto / Transport Project 2
AUTO8013 DMS Strategic Analysis
TOUR8010 Advanced Business Finance

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