Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Advanced Manufacturing Technology

BEng (Hons)
Programme Code: CR_EAMTE_8
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time, ACCS
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:8
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:60
programmeReviewDate:June 2018

Programme Outcomes

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

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) Have a fundamental understanding of the theory, concepts and methods in mathematics, science, ICT, design, business and engineering practice relevant to Advanced Manufacturing Technology
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) Recognising any inherent limitations, the ability to derive and apply knowledge of mathematics, science, ICT, design, business and engineering practice to the solution and management of manufacturing engineering problems
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) be capable of undertaking the technology, process, project and change management roles that meet the specific needs of discrete product industries
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) Be capable of selecting, implementing and managing appropriate technologies and/or methodologies to meet the requirements of industry
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) Have the ability to identify, analyze, implement solutions and manage systems within manufacturing industries
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) Have the ability to work autonomously and as a member of a multidisciplinary team; to take a leadership role within complex teams
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) Have the ability to manage his/her learning needs at the personal and professional levels and the requirement for continued professional development
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) Have a comprehensive understanding of the wider social, political, business and economic contest 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

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
MANU8002 Automation Systems
INTR8009 Engineering Project Management
MATH8005 Maths for Control and Quality
MANU8007 Quality Engineering
MANU8005 Project - Initial Research
Module Code Module Title
MECH8016 Process Automation and Control
FREE6001 Free Choice Module
MANU8001 Advanced Materials & Processes

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
MECH8019 Product Development
MANU8004 Manufacturing Systems
MANU8003 Maintenance and Reliability
MECH8006 Facilities Engineering
MANU8006 Project - realisation