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Robotics (Level 7, 5 ECTs)

  • Course Code


  • Field of Study

    Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

  • Type of Course:


  • Type of Qualification:

    Special Award

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    15th September 2017

Admission Requirements:

Candidates must have at least two years relevant industrial experience and should have obtained their Leaving Certificate or an appropriate craft/technician qualification.


Mechanical, Biomedical & Manufacturing Eng

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 2017-2018 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.

Course fee

Discounts available for groups of three or more.

Note: Places are limited on this course. Eligible candidates will be considered on a first come first served basis.


One evening per week for 12 weeks in Semester 2.


An industrial robot is defined as “an automatically controlled, reprogrammable, multipurpose device, for use in industrial automation applications". 

This course gives participants an understanding in Industrial Robotics programming and design, and an in-depth knowledge of Robotic Sensors.

Course Content

  • Robotic cell design
  • End effectors
  • Robotics programming
  • External sensors

Awarding Body

CIT: 5 ECTS credits at Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications.


  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €250 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.


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Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Management Systems
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