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Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering

Programme Code: CR_EELEC_7
Mode of Delivery:Full Time
No. of Semesters:6
NFQ Level:7
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:180
programmeReviewDate:May 2025
Field of Study:Electrical Engineering

Programme Outcomes

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

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A specialist knowledge of areas of electrical circuitry, electrical installations and equipment and automation systems. A knowledge of mathematics, ICT, design, business and engineering practice relevant to the electrical engineering technologist.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) The ability to apply knowledge of electrical science, mathematics, design, ICT, business and engineering practice to the solution of common electrical engineering technology problems.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to use techniques, skills and modern computer-based engineering tools and packages necessary for engineering practice.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to contribute to the design of a system, component or process to meet specified needs and to carry out an assessment of the safety and technical performance of the design.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to safely implement and assess solutions to common engineering technology problems in the field of electrical engineering.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to work effectively as an individual, in teams and in multidisciplinary settings within her/his allocated responsibility, and to supervise staff in well-defined work settings. The ability to communicate effectively, using the appropriate communication tools and methods, with the engineering community and society at large.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to identify and address learning needs at the personal and professional levels and an awareness of the need for continued professional development.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) An understanding of the wider social, political, business and economic context within which engineering operates and the need for high ethical standards in the practice of engineering, including the responsibilities of the engineering profession towards people and the environment.
PO9Knowledge - BreadthSafety and ethical Insight

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
MATH6014 Technological Mathematics 1
ELEC6018 Electrical DC Principles
ELEC6024 Analog Industrial Electronics
ELEC6005 Electrical Power Systems
ELEC6003 Electrical Draughting
CMOD6001 Creativity Innovation&Teamwork

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
MATH6045 Technological Maths 2 (Elec)
ELEC6019 Electrical AC Principles
ELEC6025 Digital Industrial Electronics
MECH6024 Industrial Services
ELEC6001 Electrical Installation Theory
Module Code Module Title
ELEC6034 Electrical Applications
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
MATH6041 Technological Mathematics 220
ELEC6015 Electrical Circuit Analysis
ELEC6022 Industrial Automation
ELEC6027 Electrical Power Distribution
ELEC6017 Electrical Planning
Module Code Module Title
ELEC7010 Lighting Design
INTR6007 Mathematics and CAD
COMH6001 Build Your Own PC
INTR6022 Computing System Technology
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
MATH6043 Technological Mathematics 221
ELEC6035 Microcontroller Applications
ELEC6023 Industrial Control
ELEC6026 Industrial Motor Applications
ELEC6016 Electrical Machines
ELEC6037 Electrical Power & Utilisation

Stage 3 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
MATH7031 Transform Methods for E.Eng
ELEC7029 Process Automation Systems
ELEC7013 Power & Energy Conversion
ELEC7023 Energy System & Sustainability
ELEC7009 Electrical Eng. Management
ELEC7026 Electr. Installation Project

Stage 3 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
INTR7033 Modelling and Control
ELEC7014 Power Engineering
ELEC7024 Power Modeling and Protection
INTR7032 Engineering Work Placement

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