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Applied Physics & Instrumentation (BSc) (Part-time)

  • Course Code

    CR_SPHYS_7

  • Field of Study

    Applied Physics and Instrumentation

  • Type of Course:

    Degree

  • Type of Qualification:

    BSc

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    26th September 2016

Admission Requirements:

  1. Higher Certificate in Science in Applied Physics and Instrumentation or the Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control;
  2. Holders of other relevant Level 6 qualifications, including City & Guilds Course No. 275, will also be considered on an individual case basis;
  3. Applicants holding relevant Level 7 (or higher) qualifications or having relevant industrial experience may be eligible for exemptions from certain modules.
     

Further studies

To progress from the Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics & Instrumentation to the Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Instrument Engineering,candidates must achieve a pass with at least an average mark of 50%. Progression is subject to the availability of places.

Department(s)

Physical Sciences

Admission Requirement

1. Higher Certificate in Science in Applied Physics and Instrumentation or the Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control. 2. Holders of other relevant Level 6 qualifications, including City & Guilds Course No. 275, will also be considered on an individual case basis. 3. Applicants holding relevant Level 7 (or higher) qualifications or having relevant industrial experience may be eligible for exemptions from certain modules.

Course Fee

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

ACCS Mode

Cycle A: Modules will be offered on three evenings per week.
Note: This Level 7 programme is delivered over two academic years. In the academic year 2016/2017 Cycle A modules are offered. Each year consists of two semesters: the first semester runs from September to January; and the second semester runs from February to June.

This programme of 60 credits provides advanced specialist education in measurement and control technology that broadens the perspective of the student and helps to develop design capabilities in instrumentation. The course also helps to consolidate the basic foundation in the discipline for students wishing to pursue the Honours Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics and Instrumentation.

Awards

Single module certification within the Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics & Instrumentation.

The major award of the Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics & Instrumentation will be received by students who successfully complete the course programme.

Validating Body

Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI)

This degree is recognised by the Institute of Physics. Graduates of recognised degrees qualify for Associate Membership upon graduation and may apply for full Membership after appropriate work experience.

Further Studies

To progress from the Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics & Instrumentation to the Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Instrument Engineering, candidates must achieve a pass with at least an average mark of 50%. Progression is subject to the availability of places.
 

 

  • Online application is open for course commencing in September 2016
  • 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.


 

Dr Stephen Hegarty
stephen.hegarty@cit.ie