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Automotive Powertrain Technology (Certificate)

  • Course Code

    CR_EAUPT_7

  • Field of Study

    Motor,Craft Studies

  • Type of Course:

    Certificate

  • Type of Qualification:

    Certificate

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

Admission Requirements:

Certificate in Automotive Technology or equivalent.

Course summary

The course will include coverage of engine construction, timing diagrams diesel and petrol systems, transmission systems, gearboxes, drive layouts, steering, suspension and brake systems. It will also cover electrical circuit principles, sensors, actuators displays, fault-finding ignition/injection systems, lighting and cooling systems, ABS Braking and SRS Systems. This is a classroom-based course.

Department(s)

Centre of Craft Studies

All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2016-2017 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. 

Course fees must be paid before attending lectures.

An Information/Registration session will take place on Wednesday 6th September from 6.00pm to 8.00pm at the CIT Bishopstown Campus. Institute staff will be in attendance to offer career guidance and assistance.


Course Fee: €650 (inc. exam fee)

Course delivery: One night per week for two semesters

The course will consist of two modules

  • Automotive Powertrain Electronics AUTO7015
  • Automotive Mechanical and Electrical Systems AUTO7014

covering more advanced aspects of automotive electrical components 
and systems. 

Award

Special Purpose Award  (10 ECTS credits at Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications).

Awarding Body

Cork Institute of Technology
 

  • Online application will open shortly for course commencing September 2017.
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay the course fee of €650 online if a place on a course is offered.

  • Application forms must be completed in full. It is particularly important that each applicant clearly identifies the course and subjects for which he/she is registering. The onus is on each applicant to ensure that this information is accurate.

Mr Gary O'Neill
gary.oneill@cit.ie
021 4326711