Automotive Powertrain Technology (Certificate)
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Certificate in Automotive Technology 1 or equivalent.
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.
Centre of Craft Studies
All part-time programmes at MTU Cork will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.
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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.
Special Purpose Award (10 ECTS credits at Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications), awarded by MTU Cork.
- For application enquiries, please contact Gary O'Neill by email email@example.com
or the Department Secretary, Geraldine Mahon by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that applicants will be required to pay the course fee of €650 online if a place on a course is offered.