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Bachelor of Science in Automotive Technology and Management

Programme Code: CR_TTMGT_7
Mode of Delivery:Full Time
No. of Semesters:6
NFQ Level:7
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:180
programmeReviewDate:August 2025

Programme Outcomes

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

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) In-depth knowledge of the technologies, procedures, administration and management practices applicable to all areas within the automotive/transport sector.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) Ability to assess technical, managerial, legal and financial aspects of the automotive/transport industry.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) Practical, analytical, managerial and interpersonal skills necessary for a successful career within the automotive industry.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to identify, assess and evaluate technical, administrative, financial, legal and ethical issues arising in the automotive industry.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to evaluate and respond to technical and managerial challenges which arise in the automotive sector.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to demonstrate leadership roles, working autonomously and as a part of a multidisciplinary team. An ability to supervise staff at various levels within the motor industry.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to identify personal and professional learning requirements and satisfy these needs within a structured learning environment.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) An understanding of the wider business and economic context which the automotive sector operates within. An appreciation of the importance of high ethical standards within the automotive sector.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

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

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
AUTO6023 Mobile Plant Hydraulics
AUTO6030 Vehicle Design & Production
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 2 / Semester 1

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

Stage 2 / Semester 2

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

Stage 3 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
AUTO7011 Automotive Diagnostic Systems
AUTO7009 Vehicle Technologies
ACCT7007 Business Finance
MECH7020 Franchise Dealer Operations
LEGS7003 Introductory Law for Transport
Module Code Module Title
AUTO7010 Dealer Management Software
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 3 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
AUTO7006 Entrepreneurship & Management
AUTO7003 Interpersonal Skills
AUTO7019 Sustainable Vehicle Technology
AUTO7013 Research & Report Writing
AUTO7004 Transport Regulations
AUTO7005 Auto Industry Management

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