share this page

Industrial Measurement & Control (Higher Certificate)

  • Course Code

    CR_SIMCT_6

  • Field of Study

    Applied Physics and Instrumentation

  • Type of Course:

    Higher Certificate

  • Type of Qualification:

    Higher Certificate

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR SEPTEMBER 2018. NEXT INTAKE WILL BE JANUARY 2019.

Admission Requirements:

  1. Leaving Certificate with grade D3 at Ordinary or Higher level in five subjects including Mathematics, and English or Irish;

  2. Mature and other special category applicants will be admitted according to CIT regulations for part-time enrolment;

  3. Applicants holding a relevant FETAC (now QQI) Advanced Certificate, National Craft Certificate or equivalent, other relevant Level 6 (or higher) qualifications or having relevant industrial experience will be eligible for exemptions from certain modules.

Department(s)

Physical Sciences

Further Study Courses

Students who successfully complete the Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control may proceed onto the Level 7 Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics and Instrumentation, subject to availability of places.

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 2018-2019 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. 

An Information/Registration session will take place on Wednesday 5th September 2018 from 6.00pm to 8.00pm at the CIT Bishopstown Campus. Institute staff will be in attendance to offer career guidance and assistance.

Course fees must be paid before attending lectures.


Course Fee: €220 per 5 credit module (incl. exam fees)

ACCS Mode

Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3 will be offered 3 evenings a week/semester subject to student numbers.

Note: This Level 6 programme will be delivered over 3 academic years. All students holding a cognate craft qualification (Electrical, Instrumentation and Electrical & Instrumentation crafts) will gain advanced entry against Year 1 and therefore must only complete Year 2 and 3. All other students must complete Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3. Advanced entry may be gained against certain Year 1 modules.

Aim

This programme of 120 credits is designed to enable skilled craftspersons working in industry to upgrade their qualifications and skills. Applications are also invited from candidates who wish to take specific modules from the programme.

Content

All Applicants who do not hold an Electrical, Instrument or Electrical instrumentation craft certificate must complete SIMCT Stage 1 before entering SIMCT Stage 2.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All Applicants who hold an Electrical, Instrument or Electrical instrumentation craft certificate enter the programme at SIMCT Stage 2.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note: Exemptions from certain modules on this programme are automatically granted to holders of FETAC (now QQI) Advanced Certificates or equivalent, in a relevant craft and are not listed above. Other applicants may have to take additional modules.

Award

Single module certification within the Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control. 

The major award of the Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control (Level 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications) will be received by students who successfully complete the course programme.

Further Studies at CIT

Graduates of the Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control may proceed onto the Level 7 Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics and Instrumentation, subject to availability of places.

Please click here for full details of modules - Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control

Note: Exemptions from certain modules on this programme are automatically granted to holders of FETAC (now QQI) Advanced Certificates or equivalent, in a relevant craft and are not listed above. Other applicants may have to take additional modules.

  • APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR SEPTEMBER 2018. NEXT INTAKE WILL BE JANUARY 2019.

  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €220 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.

  • Please attach and upload any documents such as transcripts, CV, other details relevant to the application.

  • If you have any queries, please contact conor.ofarrell@cit.ie

  • Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experiece. If you think you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please contact conor.ofarrell@cit.ie to discuss.

 

 

 

 

 

Conor O'Farrell
conor.ofarrell@cit.ie
021 4335592